9 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki & Lapland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
3
Levi
— 2 nights

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.
Kids will enjoy Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Pack the 31st (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip planning site.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in December, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenstop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi travel site.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Rovaniemi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in January, things will get a bit cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): gear up at Levi Ski Resort. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, thenjoin the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then hit the slopes at Kids' Land.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Levi tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Levi, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

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

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