11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Tromso, Norway
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Rovaniemi, Finland
— 1 night
Fly
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Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly
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Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
Fly to Helsinki, Train to St. Petersburg
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
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Tromso, Norway

— 2 nights

Paris of the North

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 17th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Nordnorsk Kunstmuseum, shop like a local with Galleri Nord, then explore the world behind art at Perspektivet Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Arctic Cathedral, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Lone Slydahl. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Telegrafbukta Beach, get a taste of the local shopping with Blast, then shop like a local with Krane Art Gallery, then examine the collection at The Polar Museum, and finally view the masterpieces at Art Ika.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tromso trip itinerary maker app.

Cluj-Napoca, Romania to Tromso is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cluj-Napoca to Tromso due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cluj-Napoca in March; daily highs in Tromso reach 1°C and lows reach -4°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tromso

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Rovaniemi, Finland

— 1 night

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 20th (Sat): explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Tromso to Rovaniemi takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Tromso to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Tromso in March since evenings lows in Rovaniemi dip to -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Helsinki, Finland

— 1 night

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 21st (Sun), identify plant and animal life at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, stop by Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), then contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, and finally take a stroll through Katajanokka.

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Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in March, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 3°C and -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Tallinn, Estonia

— 2 nights
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.
On the 22nd (Mon), visit Tallinn Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Holy Spirit Puhavaimu Kirik, then surround yourself with nature on Traveller Tours, and finally steep yourself in history at Town Hall Pharmacy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit Rotermann Quarter, take in the exciting artwork at Telliskivi Loomelinnak, then get engrossed in the history at Eesti Vabaõhumuuseum / Estonian Open Air Museum, then kick back and relax at Stroomi Beach, and finally examine the collection at Tallinn Museum of Orders of Knighthood.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tallinn online tour planner.

Fly from Helsinki to Tallinn in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In March, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Tallinn

Wildlife · Outdoors · Museums · Tours

St. Petersburg, Russia

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Peter I House will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Russian Railway Museum and PinkRabbit Muzeros. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Central Naval Museum, take an in-depth tour of History of Religion Museum, soak in style at Turkish baths, and see the interesting displays at Russian Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our St. Petersburg road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Tallinn to St. Petersburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Tallinn to St. Petersburg, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 2°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping