8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

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Bangkok, Thailand to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Bangkok to Rovaniemi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Bangkok in February; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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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 22nd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

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You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in February, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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