8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Madison, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Madison to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Madison in June, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 3rd (Mon), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Levi travel site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Levi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Levi, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Outdoors Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere attractions planner.

Getting from Levi to Tampere by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Tampere are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): hike along The Archipelago Trail, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

Before you visit Turku, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Trails Outdoors Parks
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church for their historical value. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and SunLines. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planning site.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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