13 days in Finland, Norway & Tallinn Itinerary

13 days in Finland, Norway & Tallinn Itinerary

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13 days in Finland, Norway & Tallinn Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  22​h
1
Tromso, Norway
— 2 nights
ferry:  39​h 30​min
2
Kirkenes, Norway
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Saariselka, Finland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Rovaniemi, Finland
— 1 night
train:  12​h
5
Helsinki, Finland
— Few hours
ferry:  1​h 45​min
6
Tallinn, Estonia
— 1 day
ferry:  1​h 45​min
7
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore, Singapore


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2
nights
Tromso, Norway

Tromso ©
The cultural and economic hub of northern Norway, Tromso boasts a historical city center containing one of the highest concentrations of wooden houses in Europe.
On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral and then look for gifts at Tromso Arctic Gifts & Souvenirs.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Tromso vacation planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Tromso is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in November; daily highs in Tromso reach 2°C and lows reach -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to Kirkenes.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Arctic Cathedral
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Northern Norwegian Science Center ©
Northern Norwegian Science Center
The Arctic Cathedral ©
The Arctic Cathedral

1
night
Kirkenes, Norway

Kirkenes
Kirkenes is a town in Sør-Varanger Municipality in Finnmark county, in the far northeastern part of Norway. You've now added King Crab Safari by Snowhotel Kirkenes to your itinerary. On the 4th (Wed), cast your line with King Crab Safari by Snowhotel Kirkenes and then don't miss a visit to Andersgrotta WWII Bomb Shelter.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Kirkenes trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from Tromso to Kirkenes in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In December, Kirkenes is slightly colder than Tromso - with highs of -5°C and lows of -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kirkenes

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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3
nights
Saariselka, Finland

Saariselka ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Saariselka: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center).

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Saariselka online journey maker .

Getting from Kirkenes to Saariselka by car takes about 4 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kirkenes to Saariselka due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kirkenes in December, Saariselka is slightly colder at night with lows of -17°C. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Inari
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

1
night
Rovaniemi, Finland

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): make a trip to Lordi's Square and then get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Here are some ideas for day two: see Santa Claus Office and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi planner .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -6°C, while at night they dip to -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

few
hours
Helsinki, Finland

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.
To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in December, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 3°C and -3°C. On the 10th (Tue), you'll travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours Outdoors Museums
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1
day
Tallinn, Estonia

A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): get to know the resident critters at Tallinn Zoo, then steep yourself in history at Toompea Hill, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tallinn online vacation planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Tallinn by ferry takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tallinn

Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites Parks
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Room Escape Games
Tallinn Zoo ©
Tallinn Zoo
Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill

1
night
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Labyrinth Games Room Escape.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Labyrinth Games Room Escape ©
Labyrinth Games Room Escape
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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