10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Sodankyla
— 1 night
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Kemi
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

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.
On the 8th (Sun), wander the streets of Katajanokka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki tour itinerary planning website.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in March, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Spas · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Spas

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
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 (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, &more). The adventure continues: stroll through Urho Kekkonen National Park, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, hike along Ruijanpolku Trail, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka trip itinerary planning app.

Fly from Helsinki to Saariselka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in March, things will get little chillier in Saariselka: highs are around -1°C and lows about -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): hike along Pyha-Nattanen Fell, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla, and then view the masterpieces at Museum - Gallery Alariesto.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Sodankyla day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Sodankyla takes 2 hours. In March in Sodankyla, expect temperatures between -1°C during the day and -13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kemi.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Outdoors · Trails · Parks · Historic Sites
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Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

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Kemi

Kemi ©
Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Tornio Church, get engrossed in the history at The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, step off the mainland to explore Perameren Kansallispuisto, then identify plant and animal life at Kotielainpuisto Arkadia, and finally admire the striking features of Kemi Church.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kemi trip maker website.

Drive from Sodankyla to Kemi in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in March, and nighttime lows around -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kemi

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley ©
The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley
Kemi Church ©
Kemi Church

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see Santa Claus Office, then make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Kemi to Rovaniemi in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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