6 days in Lapland, Oulu & Vaasa Itinerary

6 days in Lapland, Oulu & Vaasa Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Oulu
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Vaasa
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Thessaloniki, Greece to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. When traveling from Thessaloniki in July, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Arktikum
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Safaris
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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 19th (Fri), browse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli, get a taste of the local shopping with Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, steep yourself in history at Oulu Cathedral, then stroll around Hupisaaret Park, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Oulu trip itinerary maker website.

You can take a train from Rovaniemi to Oulu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Oulu, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Shopping

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Flea Market
Kauppahalli
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Oulu Cathedral
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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaasa travel planning website.

You can drive from Oulu to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Vaasa sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 21st (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

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