9 days in Helsinki Region & Rovaniemi Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki Region & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

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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. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

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

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in January: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around -3°C and lows are around -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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Find places to stay Jan 22 — 26:
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, and enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Helsinki in January, with highs in Rovaniemi at -10°C and lows at -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Wildlife
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History Museum
Arktikum
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Safari
Safaris
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