8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 1 day
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
train + Fly:  4​h
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
5
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary maker site .

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In February, Helsinki is much colder than Kolkata (Calcutta) - with highs of 0°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Room Escape Games

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 17th (Sun), kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary tool .

You can take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Helsinki in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Tampere, with lows of -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): stroll through Ruka, then relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm, and then see the interesting displays at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kuusamo online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Tampere to Kuusamo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in February, expect Kuusamo to be a bit cooler, temps between -5°C and -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm ©

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night
Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Akaslompolo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach -5°C, while at night they dip to -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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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.
On the 20th (Wed), gear up at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and then make a trip to Snow Village.

Make your Levi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Adventure Winter Sports

Side Trip

Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

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