6 days in Tampere, Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Tampere, Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
— 2 nights



Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere travel planner.

Portland, USA to Tampere is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and train. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Portland to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in November, things will get little chillier in Tampere: highs are around 37°F and lows about 30°F. You'll set off for Rovaniemi on the 22nd (Mon).

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Nov 21 — 22:


— 2 nights

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): see Santa Claus Office and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip builder site.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Tampere in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 28°F and lows are around 20°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can fly to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 24:


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Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

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Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 40°F and 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 24 — 26: