7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Kuching
Fly:  25​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Kuching

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 17th (Thu), make a trip to Lordi's Square, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi road trip planning tool .

Kuching, Malaysia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuching to Rovaniemi. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuching in January: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -10°C and lows are around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of Fortress of Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki driving holiday planner .

Getting from Rovaniemi to Helsinki by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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