9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Toronto

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thenstop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip tool.

Toronto, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Toronto in February: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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 23rd (Sat): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Levi holiday builder.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, thenkick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then view the masterpieces at Haihara Art Centre. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, thenview the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga, thentake in the exciting artwork at Laukko Manor, and finally stop by Keittioelamaa.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere online travel route planner.

Getting from Levi to Tampere by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Levi in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Tampere: highs are around -1°C and lows about -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then view the masterpieces at Photographic Centre Peri.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Turku road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 0°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Spas Parks

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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.
On the 28th (Thu), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a stroll through Katajanokka, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Old Market Hall. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), stop by Okra, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and finally browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Helsinki itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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