9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Levi
— Few hours
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— Few hours
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi journey maker.

Berlin, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Fun & Games
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Levi day trip planning website.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 10th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.
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Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 11th (Fri), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read Turku planner.

Fly from Levi to Turku in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Levi in May; daily highs in Turku reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Museums

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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 14th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planning site.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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