8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Levi
— 1 night
3
Luosto
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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.
Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence are in your itinerary. Take a break from the city and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and Hiidenkirnut. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto in Vantaa, approximately Vantaa away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and look for gifts at Marttiini Senaatintori.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder website.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in April, with highs in Helsinki at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hiidenkirnut, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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 24th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Helsinki to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in April; daily highs in Levi reach 3°C and lows reach -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Luosto.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

1
night
Luosto

Luosto ©
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Kopara Reindeer Park, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Luosto, and finally stroll through Luosto Adventures.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Luosto holiday builder site.

Traveling by car from Levi to Luosto takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Luosto sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Luosto

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Luosto
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Luosto ©
Luosto
Amethyst Mine Lapland ©
Amethyst Mine Lapland

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Luosto to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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