9 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Rovaniemi, Levi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Start: Seattle
Fly + Bus:  17 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Levi
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Seattle

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, see Santa Claus Office, identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi vacation planning site.

Seattle, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 19- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 10 hours. Traveling from Seattle in March, things will get colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around 30°F and lows about 17°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

3
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.
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Safaris. Step out of Levi with an excursion to Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park in Muonio--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi and make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Levi trip website.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Levi can reach 31°F, while at night they dip to 16°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Giewont Husky Adventures, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Safaris
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto and Nuuksio National Park. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planning website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Levi to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Levi in March, with highs in Helsinki at 37°F and lows at 23°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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