6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 day
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Kittila
— 1 night
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Inari
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 19th (Sat), revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For photos and tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online attractions planner.

Frankfurt, Germany to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Frankfurt to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Frankfurt in December: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around -6°C and lows are around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. On the 20th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts Einari Junttila, then don't miss a visit to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Kittila road trip planning app.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Kittila by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. December in Kittila sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Museums
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Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Inari route planner.

You can drive from Kittila to Inari in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Inari are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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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 22nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Senate Square, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, look for gifts at Marttiini Senaatintori, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in December, expect nights in Helsinki to be much warmer, around -3°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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