9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Cleveland
Fly:  19​h
1
Levi
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
3
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Vaasa
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Cleveland

1
day
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 24th (Sun), hit the slopes at Levi Ski Resort.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planner.

Cleveland, USA to Levi is an approximately 19-hour flight. Traveling from Cleveland to Levi, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cleveland in March, expect Levi to be a bit cooler, temps between 31°F and 16°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Adventure Parks Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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 25th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then look for gifts at LAURI, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Levi to Rovaniemi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 30°F, and evening lows to 17°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Take a break from the city and head to Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto and Akka-Koli Hill.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Koli National Park online visit planner .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6 hours. Another option is to fly. March in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 33°F and lows of 19°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Uhrihalkeama ©
Uhrihalkeama

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
On the 29th (Fri), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Vaasa route planning app .

Drive from Koli National Park to Vaasa in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In March, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 36°F, while at night they dip to 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°F, and evening lows to 23°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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