7 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Your Piece Of Finland and Pyha-Luosto National Park. Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Pyhatunturi in Pelkosenniemi, about 1h 35 min away. The adventure continues: explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery.

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

Zurich, Switzerland to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. When traveling from Zurich in March, plan for much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pyha-Luosto National Park, Pyhatunturi
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Pyhatunturi ©
Pyhatunturi
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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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.
Head to Hakaniemi Market and Galleria Lapinlahtifor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Katajanokka and Ullanlinna. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with ARTag Gallery, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip builder app.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in March, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Wildlife Outdoors
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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