9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
3
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Mumbai


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.
Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Hietaranta Beach. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Rock Church, make a trip to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For reviews and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool .

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 1st (Tue), have fun at Action Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park, and then get in on the family fun at Angry Birds Activity Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Saariselka trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Saariselka in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in December, you will find days in Saariselka are little chillier (-7°C), and nights are much colder (-17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Fun & Games Nature
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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 2nd (Wed): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Levi are -11°C, while nighttime lows are -21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Trails Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

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

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 4th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip maker .

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Levi in January, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rovaniemi, with lows around -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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