8 days in Lapland, Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Lapland, Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manama
Fly + Drive:  20 h 15 min
1
Levi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Turku
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Manama

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 18th (Sat), hit the slopes at Kids' Land and then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Levi day trip planner.

Manama, Bahrain to Levi is an approximately 21- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November, Levi is colder than Manama - with highs of -3°C and lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Fun & Games Outdoors
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Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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 19th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

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Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Pilke Science Centre ©
Pilke Science Centre
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

few
hours
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary website.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Turku in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, expect Turku to be somewhat warmer, temps between 5°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to drive to Helsinki.
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Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kansallisgalleria and Sibelius Monument. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Helsinki online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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