9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of Rovaniemi with an excursion to Ranua Zoo in Ranua--about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and see Santa Claus Office.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Tel Aviv in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife

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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki holiday maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Rovaniemi in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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