7 days in Tampere, Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Tampere, Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
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Tampere
— 1 day
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Rovaniemi
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly

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Tampere

— 1 day

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): test the waters at Tullin Sauna.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere travel website.

Portland, USA to Tampere is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and train. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Portland to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Portland in November, with highs in Tampere at 37°F and lows at 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Spas
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Highlights from your trip

Rovaniemi

— 2 nights

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, and then fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. On the next day, take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi planning app.

Getting from Tampere to Rovaniemi by combination of train and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In November, Rovaniemi is slightly colder than Tampere - with highs of 28°F and lows of 20°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks
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Helsinki

— 3 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki tour builder app.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in November, with highs in Helsinki at 40°F and lows at 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums
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