7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
2
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
+2
train + bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner .

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from New Delhi in May, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, then stroll through Akka-Koli Hill, and then stroll through Paha-Koli Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Pielinen, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Koli National Park route planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Koli National Park with the Route module. In May, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 10th (Fri), see exotic creatures in open habitats at 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.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planner .

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Koli National Park in May: highs in Rovaniemi hover around 12°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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