9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Hong Kong
Fly:  17​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Hong Kong

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): see Santa Claus Office and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

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Hong Kong, China to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Hong Kong Time to Eastern European Time is minus 6 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Hong Kong in November, with highs in Rovaniemi at -2°C and lows at -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Museums
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Safaris

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): glide through natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm. On the next day, ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Levi, with lows around -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

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.
Fortress of Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Rock Church and Mannerheim Museum will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Levi in November, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between 5°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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