8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Drive
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Kemi
— 1 day
Drive
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive
3
Kittila
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Kemi

Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 22nd (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church, then explore the world behind art at Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), and then stop by Sampo Icebreaker.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kemi road trip tool.

Helsinki to Kemi is an approximately 8.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in February, expect Kemi to be slightly colder, temps between -4°C and -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Museums · Historic Sites
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Kemi Church ©
Architectural Building
Kemi Church
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

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You can drive from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In February in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games
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Safari
Safaris
4.4
Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
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Kittila

Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, then relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts Einari Junttila. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kittila trip builder tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Kittila in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Kittila are -5°C, while nighttime lows are -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kittila

Museums · Parks · Fun & Games · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Icekarting Levi ©
Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
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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.
Pack the 28th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Helsinki attractions planner.

Drive from Kittila to Helsinki in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kittila in February, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 0°C and -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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