7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Claus Village and Arktikum. Change things up with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and see Santa Claus Office.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning site.

Manama, Bahrain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Manama to Rovaniemi is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Manama in December, things will get much colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo

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.
On the 20th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo and then get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip planning site.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. On the 22nd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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