8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
3
Inari
— 1 night

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.
Appreciate the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Helsinki Cathedral and Kamppi Chapel of Silence are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo--about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Hakaniemi Market, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in August, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma ©
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 23rd (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut and then meet the residents at Ranua Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see Santa Claus Office, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and finally admire the sheer force of Auttikongas.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online holiday builder.

Getting from Helsinki to Rovaniemi by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in August, you will find days in Rovaniemi are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 26th (Fri), wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Inari online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Inari by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August in Inari, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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