8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Saarijarvi
— 1 day
3
Turku
— 1 night
4
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.
On the 18th (Mon), have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi travel planning app.

Sacramento, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of train, subway, and flight. You can also do a combination of train, subway, and flight; or fly. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 10 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Sacramento in March: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Saarijarvi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games Outdoors Tours
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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Saarijarvi

Saarijarvi ©
Saarijärvi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 20th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Hakki National Park.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Saarijarvi road trip website.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saarijarvi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In March, daytime highs in Saarijarvi are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Saarijarvi

Nature Parks
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 21st (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then stroll through Vepsa Island.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Turku day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Saarijarvi to Turku takes 4.5 hours. March in Turku sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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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.
Pack the 24th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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