8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
3
Saariselka
— 1 night

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Helsinki

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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary maker tool.

Gaya, India to Helsinki is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Gaya to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Gaya in November, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between 5°C and 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in November; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -2°C and lows reach -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, then fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then get your game on at Saariselka Bowling.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks · Fun & Games · Nightlife · Outdoors
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

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