7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Syracuse
Fly:  19​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Syracuse

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 18th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. On the next day, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planning site .

Syracuse, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 7 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Syracuse in March: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 30°F and lows are around 17°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 31°F, and evening lows to 16°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Trails Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, take in nature's colorful creations at Observatory Hill Park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In March, Helsinki is somewhat warmer than Levi - with highs of 37°F and lows of 23°F. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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