9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi itinerary planning tool.

Appleton, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Appleton to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. In February, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take an exotic tour of a safari tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo road trip planning website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February in Akaslompolo, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Safaris

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): hit the slopes at Kids' Land and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Vantaa Art Museum, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Levi in February: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °F and lows are around °F. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vantaa Art Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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