8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Helsinki
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Rovaniemi

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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 14th (Sat): look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier and then take a memorable tour with Feelapland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then take an in-depth tour of Rovaniemi Local History Museum.

Make your Rovaniemi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Bogota, Colombia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 23-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Bogota to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bogota in December, things will get colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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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.
Visiting Bellevue Beach and Nuuksio National Park will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Fagervik Museum in Inkoo--about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Katajanokka, see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, Helsinki is somewhat warmer than Rovaniemi - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

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