8 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki, Levi & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Helsinki

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and then walk around The Esplanadi Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and then make a trip to Senate Square.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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Levi

— 2 nights
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 31st (Mon): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour and then explore the galleries of LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Levi itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helsinki in January: high temperatures in Levi hover around -11°C and lows are around -21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

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Rovaniemi

— 2 nights

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 2nd (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Parks
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