7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Temppeliaukio Church and Senate Square. Pack the 27th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki itinerary maker app.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Santa Claus Village. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, see where the action happens at Lappi Areena, and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip planning website.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in May; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Nature Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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