8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 1 night
4
Porvoo
— 1 night
5
Espoo
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Sun), Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, thenstroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi attractions planning app.

Chicago, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Rovaniemi is 8 hours. When traveling from Chicago in April, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 15th (Mon), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo online journey planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris

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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 16th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Inari tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Inari in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Inari are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Porvoo.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 17th (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Porvoo, look for gifts at Riimikko, thentake in the exciting artwork at Nasin Kartanon Galleria, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Porvoo fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Inari to Porvoo by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in April, things will get a bit warmer in Porvoo: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Espoo.

Things to do in Porvoo

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Riimikko ©
Riimikko
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo

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Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stroll around Nuuksio National Park.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Espoo road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Porvoo to Espoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Espoo can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks Nature
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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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 (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenhunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. On the next day, take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Lapinlahti, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, view the masterpieces at ARTag Gallery, expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thenstop by Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki road trip planning app.

Helsinki is very close to Espoo. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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