7 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenstop by Kauppakeskus Sampokeskus, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Forestry Museum of Lapland. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip maker.

Bengaluru, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Rovaniemi is minus 3.5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in December; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Shopping Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Safaris

3
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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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like Mannerheim Museum and Norman Travels. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, get a taste of the local shopping with Market Square Kauppatori, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and explore the wide array of goods at Stockmann Department Store.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online vacation planner.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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