8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Inari
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary builder app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in March, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

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

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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 15th (Mon): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then take an exotic tour of Visit Inari Safaris & Accommodation.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Inari driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Inari takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Helsinki in March, with highs in Inari at -1°C and lows at -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Museums
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Visit Inari Safaris & Accommodation ©
Visit Inari Safaris & Accommodation
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

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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 16th (Tue): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

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Getting from Inari to Rovaniemi by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In March, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -9°C. On the 17th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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