9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights

4
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes SnowCastle of Kemi. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Safaris and Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rovaniemi Church and Arktikum. Get out of town with these interesting Rovaniemi side-trips: Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland) and Tornio Golf (in Tornio). There's lots more to do: try your luck at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi, stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, and get curious at Pilke Science Centre.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi tour planner.

Beirut, Lebanon to Rovaniemi is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Beirut in November, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Luosto, SnowCastle of Kemi, Tornio Golf
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Safaris
Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Hietaranta Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Kansallisgalleria and Sibelius Monument. There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Rovaniemi in November: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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