7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
3
Koli National Park
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Newark

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, look for gifts at LAURI, then examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip builder .

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Newark in March, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between 30°F and 17°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Wildlife Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris
Santa's House of Snowmobiles ©
Santa's House of Snowmobiles

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 12th (Tue), glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Levi trip planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March in Levi, expect temperatures between 31°F during the day and 16°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
On the 13th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Uhrihalkeama, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akka-Koli Hill, and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Koli National Park road trip app .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Levi to Koli National Park. Expect a daytime high around 33°F in March, and nighttime lows around 19°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Uhrihalkeama ©
Uhrihalkeama

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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 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of The National Library of Finland, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip builder tool .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Koli National Park to Helsinki. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 37°F, while at night they dip to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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