8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Fort Lauderdale
+2
train + tram + Fly:  18​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + tram + train:  13​h 15​min
End: Fort Lauderdale

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Korouoma Canyon (in Posio). There's much more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, see Santa Claus Office, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary website .

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Fort Lauderdale in April, things will get colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 38°F and lows about 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Korouoma Canyon, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki planner .

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in April, with highs in Helsinki at 47°F and lows at 32°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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