7 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Doha
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  11 h 30 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Manchester

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). There's more to do: admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki travel planner.

Doha, Qatar to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Helsinki is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Doha in December, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. On the 21st (Sat), you'll travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Family-friendly places like Arktikum and Pilke Science Centre will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, make a trip to Lordi's Square, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, and see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Helsinki in December, with highs in Rovaniemi at -6°C and lows at -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Parks Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Snowman World Igloo Hotel

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