7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Marmaris
+3
ferry + foot + bus + Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
+3
Fly + bus + foot + ferry:  9​h 15​min
End: Marmaris

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 2nd (Thu), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for gifts at LAURI, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour itinerary planner.

Marmaris, Turkey to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of ferry and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Marmaris to Rovaniemi is minus 1 hour. In May, Rovaniemi is colder than Marmaris - with highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, then trek along Akka-Koli Hill, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6 hours. Another option is to fly. When traveling from Rovaniemi in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Koli National Park, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Koli National Park to Vaasa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
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2
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary app .

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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