6 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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6 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: St. Petersburg
Fly:  9​h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + shuttle:  2​h 30​min
3
Inari
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Helsinki
— 1 night
train:  3​h 45​min
End: St. Petersburg

1
night
Akaslompolo

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo journey builder .

St. Petersburg, Russia to Akaslompolo is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time (MSK) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from St. Petersburg in April; daily highs in Akaslompolo reach 3°C and lows reach -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
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Safaris

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): whizz through the canopy at Levi Ski Resort.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Levi trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Levi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

#Winter Sports, #Adventure, #Parks
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): examine the collection at Siida, then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeerfarm, and then relax in the rural setting at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Inari road trip planning site .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Levi to Inari in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Inari sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Museums
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Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Siida ©
Siida

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night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): take a stroll through Ullanlinna and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Rock Church, then kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki travel planning website .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Inari in April, with highs in Helsinki at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Spas & Wellness
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach

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