8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Singapore

3
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 10th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Singapore to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in October, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 10°C and 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Museums
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Pyhatunturi sightseeing planner .

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Pyhatunturi with the Route module. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in October; daily highs in Pyhatunturi reach 3°C and lows reach -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

#Nature, #Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 13th (Sat), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pyhatunturi to Rovaniemi takes 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Outdoors, #Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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