8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly
4
Lahti
— 1 night
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport

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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Relax by the water at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, look for gifts at Boss Shop, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and buy something for everyone on your list at Flamingo Entertainment Center.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in February, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 0°C and -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

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1
night
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 9th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Turku day trip website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
Vepsa Island ©
Beach
Vepsa Island
4.0

1
night
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 10th (Sun), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Rovaniemi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Turku in February, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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Must see
Safaris
4.4
Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

1
night
Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 11th (Mon), ski along the peaceful trails at Messila Ski Centre, explore the activities along Pikku Vesijarvi, and then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Lahti trip planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Lahti by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rovaniemi in February, things will get a bit warmer in Lahti: highs are around -2°C and lows about -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Pikku Vesijarvi ©
Water Body
Pikku Vesijarvi
4.3
Sibelius Hall ©
Civic Center
Sibelius Hall
4.5

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