8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sacramento
+2
Train + Subway + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4 h
2
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
+4
Train + Bus + Fly + Subway + Train:  21 h 45 min
End: Sacramento

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.
Pack the 11th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki journey planner.

Sacramento, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of train, subway, and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 10 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Sacramento in March: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 37°F and lows are around 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mustasaari trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Mustasaari. In March, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): make a trip to Lordi's Square, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. In March, Rovaniemi is a bit cooler than Mustasaari - with highs of 30°F and lows of 17°F. You will leave for home on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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