8 days in Helsinki, Porvoo & Lapland Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki, Porvoo & Lapland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Porvoo
— 1 day
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Levi
— 2 nights
Drive
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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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.
On the 10th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in October, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Porvoo

Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka, revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Porvoo trip builder app.

Getting from Helsinki to Porvoo by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
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Cathedral of Porvoo
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Porvoo Old Town ©
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Porvoo Old Town
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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 12th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort.

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You can fly from Porvoo to Levi in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Porvoo in October, expect Levi to be a bit cooler, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Ski Area
Yllas Ski Resort
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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.
Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. October in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
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Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
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Safaris
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