7 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

4
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Family-friendly places like Temppeliaukio Church and Senate Square will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, look for gifts at Marimekko, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market Hall.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 24th (Mon), get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Marttiini Store Old Factory, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, Rovaniemi is a bit cooler than Helsinki - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©

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