8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

2
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, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, have some family-friendly fun at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Knoxville, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Knoxville to Helsinki is 7 hours. Traveling from Knoxville in November, you will find days in Helsinki are cooler (°F), and nights are slightly colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Turku journey planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, thenmake a trip to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. On the 7th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and then hit the slopes at Ski Resort Ritavalkea.

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Traveling by flight from Turku to Rovaniemi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, Rovaniemi is slightly colder than Turku - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Ski Resort Ritavalkea
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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