9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Saariselka
— 2 nights
3
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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get your game on at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Chennai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3.5 hours. In May, Helsinki is much colder than Chennai - with highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Labyrinth Games Room Escape ©
Labyrinth Games Room Escape

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park. On the next day, examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum and then hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Saariselka itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Saariselka takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Helsinki in May, with highs in Saariselka at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

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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 28th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

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Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in May, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Winter Sports · Tours · Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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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 29th (Fri): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife · Fun & Games
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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