10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): make a trip to Marttiinin Wanha Tehdas, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: have fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, then admire all the interesting features of Lappi Areena, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Tel Aviv in May, things will get cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around 12°C and lows about 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Mustasaari trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 6th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and then step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and finally enjoy some diversion at Moomin World.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Turku online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Turku takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In May, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World

4
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.
Pack the 9th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fortress of Suomenlinna, tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki travel planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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