10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Hong Kong
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
fly:  2​h
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
3
Kemi
— 1 night
Train + Bus:  6​h
4
Inari
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h 30​min
6
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h
End: Hong Kong

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Esplanadi Park as well as Market Square Kauppatori.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki holiday app .

Hong Kong, China to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, subway, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Hong Kong to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Hong Kong in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Arktikum as well as Rovaniemi Church. On the 25th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, make a trip to Lordi's Square, and then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Santa Claus Village and then see Santa Claus Office.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi travel route tool .

You can fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Helsinki in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Fri) before leaving for Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

1
night
Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kemi Church as well as SnowCastle of Kemi. On the 27th (Fri), admire the striking features of Kemi Church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of SnowCastle of Kemi.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kemi online road trip planner .

Traveling by train from Rovaniemi to Kemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In December in Kemi, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Inari.

Things to do in Kemi

Historic Sites Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church
SnowCastle of Kemi ©
SnowCastle of Kemi

2
nights
Inari

Inari
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Inari itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Kemi to Inari takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Kemi in December; daily highs in Inari reach -7°C and lows reach -17°C. On the 30th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

few
hours
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi
For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Inari to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. You'll set off for Helsinki on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

1
night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner .

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Rovaniemi in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.
Highlights from your plan
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

Similar Plans

14 days in Finland & Estonia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Norway & Finland BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Finland & Estonia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Finland & Estonia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM HONG KONG December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Finland & Norway BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland & Estonia BY A USER FROM INDONESIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 46 days in Finland BY A USER FROM KENYA December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Norway, Sweden & Finland BY A USER FROM QATAR August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans