9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
2
Pyhatunturi
— 1 night
3
Posio
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 5 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 17th (Mon): make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning app.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, Rovaniemi is colder than Dubai - with highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pyhatunturi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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night
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
On the 18th (Tue), explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Pyhatunturi holiday site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Pyhatunturi takes 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 14°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Posio.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

Nature · Parks
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

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night
Posio

Posio ©
Posio is a municipality of Finland. On the 19th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, go to the Posio trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Pyhatunturi to Posio in 2.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Posio

Nature · Parks
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Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach, visit Ullanlinna, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki online tour builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Posio to Helsinki. When traveling from Posio in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Helsinki, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 8°C. On the 24th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach

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