Route & dates
8 days in Rovaniemi & Helsinki Itinerary
Fly: 18h 15min
Rovaniemi— 4 nights
Helsinki— 2 nights
Fly: 15h 15min
Official Hometown of Santa Claus
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.Rovaniemi is known for theme parks, museums, nightlife, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, stop by Sampokeskus, take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, and examine the collection at Christmas Exhibition and Santa Claus Photography.
To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi vacation planning app
Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -2°C and lows are around -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.
Things to do in Rovaniemi
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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.Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), Natura Viva, Helsinki Music Centre, and other attractions you added. On the 23rd (Thu), trek along with Natura Viva, look for gifts at Artisaani, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: catch a live performance at Finnish National Theater (Suomen Kansallisteatteri), then wander the streets of Ullanlinna, then browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and finally see a show at Helsinki Music Centre.
To find where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route planning app
Fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Rovaniemi in November; daily highs in Helsinki reach 4°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Helsinki
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