5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Levi
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally look for gifts at Marttiini Senaatintori. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki planning website.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. In March, Helsinki is a bit cooler than London - with highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, surround yourself with nature on Tundra Huskies Husky Safaris, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

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You can fly from Helsinki to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, Levi is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of 0°C and lows of -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trip

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Parks · Nature
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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