7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Warsaw
Bus + Fly:  6 h
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h 45 min
End: Warsaw

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Thu), take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere online route planner.

Warsaw, Poland to Tampere is an approximately 7- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Warsaw to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Warsaw in November: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 3°C and lows are around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 10th (Sat), browse the collection at Turku City Library, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Turku journey maker.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in November, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: glide through natural beauty at Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages, then take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and then visit Ounasjoki - River for activities.

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Getting from Turku to Levi by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Turku in November; daily highs in Levi reach -3°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Saariselka vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach -3°C, while at night they dip to -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

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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 (Wed): take a stroll through Katajanokka and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki attractions planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Saariselka in November: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 5°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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