8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 1 day
4
Yllasjarvi
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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 5th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): stop by Pien Shop & Bar, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, thenhunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Ahmedabad, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Ahmedabad to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Ahmedabad in December, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, thenmake a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Pori day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Helsinki to Pori in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

1
day
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Inari driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Pori to Inari takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Pori in December, expect Inari to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yllasjarvi.

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

1
night
Yllasjarvi

Yllasjarvi ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, thenlook for gifts at Jemes Sport, and then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Yllasjarvi trip builder.

Traveling by car from Inari to Yllasjarvi takes 3 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Yllasjarvi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Yllasjarvi

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
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Jemes Sport ©
Jemes Sport
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, and finally look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Yllasjarvi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. December in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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