7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
+2
bus + train + Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + train + bus:  13​h 15​min
End: Abu Dhabi

2
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.
On the 22nd (Sat), browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally don't miss a visit to Senate Square. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki itinerary maker .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Helsinki. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Abu Dhabi in June, with highs in Helsinki at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

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

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: go for a walk through Visavuori, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner .

You can take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Visavuori
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Visavuori ©
Visavuori

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nights
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 26th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Poro Farmi, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi tour planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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