8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, and stop by Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir.

To find out how to plan a trip to Helsinki, use our trip itinerary maker.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in November, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©

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nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in November; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Kouvola.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Historic Sites
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): examine the collection at Kouvola City Museum, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park, and then contemplate the long history of Utti Fort.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kouvola trip planner.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Kouvola in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, things will get a bit warmer in Kouvola: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park

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