9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Levi
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Do some cultural sightseeing at Temppeliaukio Church and Katajanokka. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), stop by Artisaani, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In December, Helsinki is a bit cooler than London - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Shopping · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods
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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.
On the 19th (Thu), kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, then view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor, and then shop like a local with Galleria Ronga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas and then get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tampere journey app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, things will get slightly colder in Tampere: highs are around 0°C and lows about -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks

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Art Gallery
Laukko Manor
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Spa
Spas
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): hit the slopes at Kids' Land and then grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Levi travel route tool.

You can fly from Tampere to Levi in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Tampere in December; daily highs in Levi reach -6°C and lows reach -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Trails
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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between -6°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Wildlife
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History Museum
Arktikum
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