9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
2
Levi
— 3 nights
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 30th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Kuwait City to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuwait City in November, expect Rovaniemi to be cooler, temps between -2°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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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.
Step out of Levi to go to Muonio and see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, which is approximately 58 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort, hit the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, and bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Levi travel planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. December in Levi sees daily highs of -6°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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

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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 5th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, then contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). On the next day, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Helsinki in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In December, Helsinki is somewhat warmer than Levi - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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