16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
2
Harma
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
4
Naantali
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 5 nights

3
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Santa Claus Village and Syvasenvaara Fell. Change things up with a short trip to Ranua Zoo in Ranua (about 1h 5 min away). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi driving holiday planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in July: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Harma.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Theme Parks

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
night
Harma

Harma ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Powerpark.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Harma online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Harma in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In July, daily temperatures in Harma can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Harma

Theme Parks
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Family-friendly places like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Ahvenisto will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: Ahtari Zoo (in Ahtari), Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi (in Forssa) and Pori (Juselius Mausoleum, Yyteri Beach, &more). There's still lots to do: stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, take an in-depth tour of Palander House, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Harma to Tampere takes 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Naantali.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Pori, Hameenlinna, Ahtari Zoo, Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

2
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): make a splash at JukuPark Turku is open 1 of September?, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenget in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. On the next day, browse the collection at Turku City Library, contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Naantali day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Naantali takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Naantali

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Turku
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

5
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.
Kids will enjoy Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Step out of Helsinki to go to Vantaa and see Heureka, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip maker app.

Drive from Naantali to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 18th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Heureka
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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