8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: London

6
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.
Pack the 28th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Fortress of Suomenlinna, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Helsinki Zoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip builder app .

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Helsinki, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from London in January, with highs in Helsinki at -3°C and lows at -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Levi online journey maker .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Levi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in January, expect Levi to be slightly colder, temps between -11°C and -21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Shopping Museums
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary site .

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rovaniemi when traveling from Levi in January, with lows around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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