8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Inari
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
3
Saariselka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
+2
train + bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

2
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.
On the 19th (Tue), wander the streets of Ullanlinna and then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki vacation maker app .

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in March; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Siida, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, then stroll through Juutua Nature Trail, and finally surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Inari trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Helsinki in March: high temperatures in Inari hover around -1°C and lows are around -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, and finally trek along Urho Kekkonen National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Inari to Saariselka takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, look for gifts at LAURI, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi travel planning website .

You can drive from Saariselka to Rovaniemi in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. March in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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