8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, and then make a trip to Snow Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): gain insight at Kids' Land and then glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Levi day trip planning website .

London, UK to Levi is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from London in November; daily highs in Levi reach -3°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Trails

Side Trip

Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Snow Village ©
Snow Village

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park and then hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Saariselka road trip site .

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Saariselka are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Ruka, then examine the collection at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and then ride a horse along Nurminiemen ratsutila/riding stables.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo trip maker site .

Drive from Saariselka to Kuusamo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in November, and nighttime lows around -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Nurminiemen ratsutila/riding stables ©

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Nuuksio National Park and Porvoo Old Town. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planning site .

Fly from Kuusamo to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Kuusamo in November; daily highs in Helsinki reach 5°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church

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