15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
1
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
2
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
5
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Berlin

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, then look for all kinds of wild species at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then let little ones run wild at Katariina Seaside Park, and finally walk around Riverside Park.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Kotka online travel planner.

Berlin, Germany to Kotka is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to Kotka is 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Kotka are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Arboretum Mustila, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
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Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

3
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, hike along Herajarvi Hiking Trail, don't miss a visit to Paateri, and take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower.

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You can drive from Kotka to Koli National Park in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in April, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have fun at Santa Claus Office, admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, then browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library, and finally stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip builder website.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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 22nd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yllas Ski Resort, and then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Levi trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April in Levi, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Kittila, Yllas Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Mustasaaren kirkko, then take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, and then get your game on at Makeitout. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, fly down the slopes at Ojberget, see the interesting displays at Stundars Museum, then take in the pleasant sights at Saltkaret, and finally take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Vaasa online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Levi to Vaasa by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in April, expect nights in Vaasa to be about the same, around -1°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Mustasaari, Stundars Museum
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Ojberget ©
Ojberget
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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