8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

Start: Bhubaneswar
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Bhubaneswar


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.
Pack the 22nd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planning app .

Bhubaneswar, India to Helsinki is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 3 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Bhubaneswar in November; daily highs in Helsinki reach 5°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in November, with highs in Rovaniemi at -2°C and lows at -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
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 25th (Sun), glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, then admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Levi trip planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, Levi is little chillier at night with lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

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