7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Muonio
— 1 night
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
4
Turku
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 31st (Sun), make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in March; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -1°C and lows reach -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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night
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): glide through natural beauty at Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages and then explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Muonio day trip tool.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Muonio in 3 hours. In March, daytime highs in Muonio are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Muonio

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

Plan a Mustasaari trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Muonio to Mustasaari. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Muonio in April: high temperatures in Mustasaari hover around 7°C and lows are around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Turku vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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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 4th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki visit planning website.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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