7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  13 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 1 day
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: San Francisco

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, look for gifts at Artisaani, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki online travel planner.

San Francisco, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Helsinki, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in January; daily highs in Helsinki reach 26°F and lows reach 17°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Room Escape Games
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

3
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Icekarting Levi and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage. Attractions like Kids' Land and Elan Ski Shop & Rental make great kid-friendly stops. Spend the 22nd (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. It doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Levi travel app.

Getting from Helsinki to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Helsinki in January, with highs in Levi at 15°F and lows at -1°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Kittila
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Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and then see Santa Claus Office.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, Rovaniemi is a bit warmer at night with lows of 6°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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