8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
4
Koli National Park
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 15th (Fri), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thenlook for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary website.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Rovaniemi is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in March, expect Rovaniemi to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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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 16th (Sat): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Levi day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors 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. On the 17th (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vaasa tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Levi to Vaasa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Levi in March, Vaasa is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Akka-Koli Hill, and then stroll through Paha-Koli Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the activities along Pielinen.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park attractions planning website.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In March in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time 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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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thendon't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki with the Route module. March in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for home on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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