9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  17 h
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Toronto

6
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.
Pack the 15th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

Toronto, Canada to Helsinki is an approximately 13- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Toronto to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. December in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): see Santa Claus Office and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planning app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, Rovaniemi is a bit cooler than Helsinki - with highs of -6°C and lows of -13°C. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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