8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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

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.
Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Do your shopping at Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centre. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Paavolan Tammi in Lohjan Island, approximately Lohjan Island away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Sedona, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 9 hours. Traveling from Sedona in August, you will find days in Helsinki are cooler (°F), and nights are slightly colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Paavolan Tammi
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 21st (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Mustasaaren kirkko, thenview the masterpieces at Tikanoja Art Museum, and then step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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Fly from Helsinki to Vaasa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko
Tikanoja Art Museum ©
Tikanoja Art Museum

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy and then look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Vaasa to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy

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