8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Munich

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 23rd (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: get a dose of the wild on Nuuksio National Park.

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Munich, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Munich to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

3
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.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Kid's Land and Snow Village. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi and don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi online travel planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Levi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect Levi to be little chillier, temps between -6°C and -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Kittila, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the views from Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then stop by LAURI, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see Santa Claus Office and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Feelapland.

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Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games Trails Parks
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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