9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

3
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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour itinerary builder tool .

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki is minus 3 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in February; daily highs in Helsinki reach 0°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Fri), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in February, expect Rovaniemi to be a bit cooler, temps between -6°C and -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, then get outside with Seven Fells Up, and then hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Akaslompolo vacation planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to -5°C, and evening lows to -12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trips

Levi, Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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