8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Muonio
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, stroll through Sibelius Monument, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in February; daily highs in Helsinki reach 0°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
day
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): trek along Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Muonio trip itinerary tool .

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Muonio with the Route module. In February, Muonio is slightly colder than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Muonio

Trails Outdoors Winter Sports
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, have fun at Kid's Land, get interesting insight from Tours, and then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Levi trip planner.

Drive from Muonio to Levi in an hour. In February, daytime highs in Levi are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
Safaris

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 26th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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