9 days in Lapland, Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Lapland, Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

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9 days in Lapland, Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Muonio
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kittila
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Mumbai

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day
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): make a trip to Lordi's Square, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi tour planner .

Mumbai, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In February, Rovaniemi is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of -6°C and lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

1
night
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. On the 17th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo and then stroll through Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Muonio trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Muonio takes 3 hours. In February, daily temperatures in Muonio can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kittila.

Things to do in Muonio

Winter Sports Parks Trails
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
night
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Snow Village, then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, then make a trip to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts Einari Junttila.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kittila trip maker app .

Drive from Muonio to Kittila in 1.5 hours. February in Kittila sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Kittila

Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Levi
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LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Tampere route planning tool .

You can fly from Kittila to Tampere in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In February, Tampere is somewhat warmer than Kittila - with highs of -1°C and lows of -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour itinerary planner.

Take a train from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in February, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Flamingo Entertainment Center
Flamingo Entertainment Center

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