8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

8 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 8th (Fri), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

Plan my day in Rovaniemi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Marrakech, Morocco to Rovaniemi is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Marrakech in March; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Senate Square. Pack the 11th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

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Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, Helsinki is a bit warmer than Rovaniemi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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