7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Valencia
Fly:  11 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  4 h
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Valencia

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi travel site.

Valencia, Spain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Valencia to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. In August, Rovaniemi is cooler than Valencia - with highs of 63°F and lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Museums
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

4
nights
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.
Pack the 10th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, walk around Sibelius Monument, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in August: highs in Helsinki hover around 69°F, while lows dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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