8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Inari
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Helsinki
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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Beirut, Lebanon to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. In November, Rovaniemi is much colder than Beirut - with highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums
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Safari
Safaris
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Specialty Museum
Christmas House Santa
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Inari

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Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 25th (Sun), examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Inari tour app.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. November in Inari sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Helsinki

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kansallisgalleria and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get outdoors at Bellevue Beach and Nuuksio National Park. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Paavolan Tammi (in Lohjan Island) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). There's more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in November, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 5°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

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National Park
Nuuksio National Park
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Art Museum
Kansallisgalleria
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