14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland route builder

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
4
Turku
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Tampere
— 1 night
+2
train + Fly + shuttle:  5​h 15​min
6
Inari
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: New Delhi

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 19th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Haapasaari Island, trek along Santalahti Nature Trail, and then wander the streets of Linden Esplanade. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, and then have fun at Katariina Seaside Park.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kotka online itinerary planner .

New Delhi, India to Kotka is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New Delhi to Kotka. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect Kotka to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kotka

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Katariina Seaside Park ©
Katariina Seaside Park
Haapasaari Island ©
Haapasaari Island

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, don't miss a visit to Riihisaari, then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Savonlinna trip website .

Drive from Kotka to Savonlinna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Savonlinna

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
Find places to stay Sep 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Savonlinna to Mariehamn takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mariehamn

#Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

1
night
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 23rd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, enjoy some diversion at Adventure Park, then take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Turku online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Mariehamn to Turku takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September in Turku, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Tampere day trip planning tool .

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Tampere

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Museums
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
On the 26th (Wed), take in the pleasant sights at Otsamo Fell, then see the interesting displays at Siida, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Inari trip planner .

Traveling by combination of train, flight, and shuttle from Tampere to Inari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Tampere in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Inari: temperatures range from 13°C by day to 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

#Museums, #Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Siida ©
Siida
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sibelius Monument. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo--about 50 minutes away. Pack the 29th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Finland, and hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker site .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Shopping

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
Find places to stay Sep 27 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

Similar Plans

16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM KUWAIT August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDONESIA May, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: May, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans