9 days in Saariselka & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Saariselka & Helsinki Itinerary

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Drive to Memmingen Allgau Airport, Fly to Ivalo Airport, Drive to Saariselka
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Saariselka
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Saariselka

— 3 nights
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Change things up with these side-trips from Saariselka: Inari (Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, &more). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. And it doesn't end there: stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, wander the wide-open spaces of Saariselka Reindeer Farm, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Saariselka trip planner.

Munich, Germany to Saariselka is an approximately 22-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Munich in December; daily highs in Saariselka reach 21°F and lows reach 6°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can fly to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports · Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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Helsinki

— 3 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Saariselka to Helsinki by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. When traveling from Saariselka in December, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 37°F by day to 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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