11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), then admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip 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 colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in April, with highs in Helsinki at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Art Museum
Kansallisgalleria
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Ruijanpolku Trail. Venture out of the city with trips to Inari (Lake Inari & Juutua Nature Trail). There's much more to do: get all the equipment you need at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and take a memorable tour with Lapland Safaris Saariselka.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka vacation planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Saariselka by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in April, things will get little chillier in Saariselka: highs are around 3°C and lows about -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

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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.
On the 7th (Wed), whizz through the canopy at Levi Ski Resort. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an exotic tour of Lapland Safaris Levi, then bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Levi online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Saariselka to Levi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Winter Sports

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Auto Race Track
Icekarting Levi
4.8

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 9th (Fri), grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Turku online trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Levi in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Turku, with highs around 9°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours
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Castle
Turku Castle
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Nasinneula Tower.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Tampere trip builder app.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Religious Site
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8

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