7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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
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): buy something for everyone on your list 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 find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 18°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori
Kamppi Shopping Centre ©
Kamppi Shopping Centre

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, then hike along Akka-Koli Hill, and then stroll through Paha-Koli Hill. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, then trek along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Koli National Park online trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Koli National Park. In May, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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 Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour planning tool.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Koli National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of 12°C to lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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