8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly:  16 h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h
5
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Boston

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thenmake a trip to Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online driving holiday planner.

Boston, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. Traveling from Boston in April, expect Rovaniemi to be a bit cooler, temps between 38°F and 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
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 21st (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Levi itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Levi are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Parks Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find maps and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Levi to Vaasa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Levi in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Vaasa, with highs around 44°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, stroll through Herajarvi Hiking Trail, and hike along Akka-Koli Hill.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Koli National Park trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In April, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 42°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenmake a trip to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary maker website.

Explore your travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki with the Route module. In April, daytime highs in Helsinki are 47°F, while nighttime lows are 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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