10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
3
Oulu
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights

3
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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki driving holiday planning website.

Riihimaki to Helsinki is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In November, daytime highs in Helsinki are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 16th (Sat), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum, examine the collection at The Alvar Aalto Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, and finally stroll around Tourujoen Luontopolku.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Jyvaskyla in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. When traveling from Helsinki in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Jyvaskyla: temperatures range from 1°C by day to -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Fun & Games · Parks
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Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Room Escape Games
Tourujoen Luontopolku ©
Tourujoen Luontopolku

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 17th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, engage your brain at Tietomaa, then pause for some photo ops at Toripolliisi, and finally shop like a local with Kauppahalli.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Oulu online holiday planner.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in November, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Childrens Museums · Museums · Outdoors
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Tietomaa ©
Tietomaa
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli

4
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi tour planner.

Traveling by train from Oulu to Rovaniemi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Oulu in November, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between -2°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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