7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h
2
Lahti
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Singapore

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.
You've now added Helsinki Cathedral to your itinerary. On the 14th (Wed), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then appreciate the history behind Fazer Rooster, and finally explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo and then find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki online trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki. In October, Helsinki is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): let little ones run wild at Laune Central Park, examine the collection at Directions Lahden historiallinen Museo, then take a leisurely stroll along Vesijärvi harbor, and finally take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Lahti attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Helsinki to Lahti takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Fun & Games Museums
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Laune Central Park ©
Laune Central Park
Vesijärvi harbor ©
Vesijärvi harbor
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

1
night
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 17th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Tampere day trip app .

You can take a train from Lahti to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Tampere, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Childrens Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 18th (Sun), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in October, you will find days in Rovaniemi are a bit cooler (3°C), and nights are about the same (-1°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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