9 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland visit planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

9 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  23​h 15​min
End: Sao Paulo

4
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.
Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the striking features of Rock Church.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planner .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Eastern European Time is 5 hours. Traveling from Sao Paulo in May, things will get slightly colder in Helsinki: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Theme Parks, #Parks
Find places to stay May 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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 22nd (Tue): make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi. Here are some ideas for day two: glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

Planning Levi trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Helsinki to Levi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Helsinki in May, with highs in Levi at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Trails
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

1
day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 24th (Thu), get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, and finally admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner .

Traveling by car from Levi to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

#Theme Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

Similar Plans

11 days in Lapland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM SERBIA April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM TAIWAN July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Helsinki, Rovaniemi & Porvoo BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans