8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 30​min
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 45​min
4
Muonio
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Copenhagen

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 Rock Church and Fortress of Suomenlinna. Get outdoors at Nuuksio National Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, make a trip to Senate Square, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

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

Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, taxi, and flight. Traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in November, with highs in Helsinki at 5°C and lows at 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 27th (Tue), enjoy the sea views from Archipelago National Park.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island online trip maker .

Drive from Helsinki to Kimito Island in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in November, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Mustasaari trip planning website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kimito Island to Mustasaari. In November, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
day
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Muonio online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Mustasaari to Muonio in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Mustasaari in November, expect Muonio to be slightly colder, temps between -5°C and -13°C. On the 29th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and then find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi visit planner .

You can drive from Muonio to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Rovaniemi when traveling from Muonio in November, with lows around -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Nov 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

Similar Plans

9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM FRANCE December, teens, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDONESIA November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM February, teens, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM AUSTRIA August, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BELGIUM September, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans