9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Vaasa
— 1 day
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in February: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Akaslompolo

Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Akaslompolo takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

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Yllas Ski Resort
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Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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 3rd (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and then fly down the slopes at Kids' Land.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Levi trip maker app.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Levi by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa online day trip planner.

You can fly from Levi to Vaasa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In February, Vaasa is a bit warmer than Levi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

3
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.
On the 6th (Wed), step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), don't miss a visit to Senate Square, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thenget lost in a book at The National Library of Finland, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On your second day here, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, thenget engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, thenget to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Helsinki University Museum (Helsingin Yliopiston Museo).

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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