9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Doha
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Doha

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rovaniemi Local History Museum, Santa Claus Reindeer and Christmas House Santa. On the 30th (Sat), examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, get engrossed in the history at Rovaniemi Local History Museum, take a memorable tour with Santa Claus Reindeer, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenHead underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Doha, Qatar to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Doha in March, expect Rovaniemi to be colder, temps between -1°C and -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Museums
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum

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.
SnowCastle of Kemi has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): head outdoors with SnowCastle of Kemi and then fly down the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Levi itinerary builder tool.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. March in Levi sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, SnowCastle of Kemi
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
SnowCastle of Kemi ©
SnowCastle of Kemi

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

Start your trip to Vaasa by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Fly from Levi to Vaasa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Levi in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Vaasa: temperatures range from 7°C by day to -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): delve into the mystery of Uhrihalkeama, thentrek along Akka-Koli Hill, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, trek along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Vaasa to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. In April, plan for daily highs up to 6°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence and then stroll through The Esplanadi Park.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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