9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  10​h
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
4
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Muscat

4
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 (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and appreciate the history behind Sibelius Monument.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki tour itinerary planner .

Muscat, Oman to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Muscat to Helsinki. Traveling from Muscat in May, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion 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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In May, Rovaniemi is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari trip planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May in Mustasaari, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 22nd (Tue), browse the collection at Turku City Library, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally have fun at Moomin World.

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Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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