9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  10 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  8 h
End: Lisbon

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
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 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi travel planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Rovaniemi is 2 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in February; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach -6°C and lows reach -11°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

5
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 17th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki online vacation builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in February: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 0°C and lows are around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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