10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Mustasaari
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Savonlinna
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h 30​min
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

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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 7th (Sat): snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, make a trip to Lordi's Square, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online travel planner .

New York City, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for slightly colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 67°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Safaris

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mustasaari tour planner .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in July, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Nature

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally appreciate the history behind The Spirit of the fortress.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna day trip planning site .

Drive from Mustasaari to Savonlinna in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in July, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

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#Historic Sites, #Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): enjoy some diversion at Moomin World, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral.

For reviews and more tourist information, go to the Turku online attractions planner .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Turku in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Fun & Games

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Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Moomin World ©
Moomin World

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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 13th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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