7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Cairo

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Keep things going the next day: get to know the resident critters at Ranua Zoo, then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip itinerary planner .

Cairo, Egypt to Rovaniemi is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Cairo in December, expect Rovaniemi to be colder, temps between -6°C and -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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.
On the 1st (Wed), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Old Customs House, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then test your problem-solving skills at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and finally don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki online trip planner .

Getting from Levi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in January; daily highs in Helsinki reach -3°C and lows reach -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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