20 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

20 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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20 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Taipei
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Naantali
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Pietarsaari
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Uusikaupunki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Korpo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
Rosala
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Taipei

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Archipelago National Park and Soderlangvik. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Oro and Helsingholm Guest Harbour.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kimito Island trip website .

Taipei, Taiwan to Kimito Island is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Taipei to Kimito Island. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Taipei in December: high temperatures in Kimito Island hover around 3°C and lows are around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Naantali.

Things to do in Kimito Island

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Helsingholm Guest Harbour ©
Helsingholm Guest Harbour

4
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Explore hidden gems such as Archangel Michael's church and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Visiting The Archipelago Trail and Vepsa Island will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Naantali online trip maker .

You can drive from Kimito Island to Naantali in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Naantali are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Pietarsaari.

Things to do in Naantali

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Turku, Louhisaari Manor
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

3
nights
Pietarsaari

Pietarsaari ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Arctic Museum Nanoq and The Finnish Museum of Agriculture. Step out of Pietarsaari to go to Loimaa and see Alpo Jaakolan Patsaspuisto, which is approximately 50 minutes away.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pietarsaari road trip app .

You can drive from Naantali to Pietarsaari in an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Pietarsaari

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Loimaa, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Arctic Museum Nanoq ©
Arctic Museum Nanoq
Alpo Jaakolan Patsaspuisto ©
Alpo Jaakolan Patsaspuisto

3
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Automobile Museum and Bonk Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Uusikaupunki Old Church and Isokari Lighthouse.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Uusikaupunki day trip website .

Traveling by car from Pietarsaari to Uusikaupunki takes 5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. On the 27th (Thu), you're off toKorpo.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

#Historic Sites, #Nature, #Parks
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Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse

3
nights
Korpo

Korpo ©
Visiting Jurmo Island and Kokar will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nagu Church and Korpo Church. Step out of Korpo with an excursion to Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset in Nagu--about 34 minutes away.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Korpo online trip planner .

Drive from Uusikaupunki to Korpo in 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Korpo are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. You'll set off for Rosala on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Korpo

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nagu, Kokar
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Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

2
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
On the 31st (Mon), examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then visit a coastal fixture at Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rosala online vacation maker .

Traveling by car from Korpo to Rosala takes 4.5 hours. December in Rosala sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. You will leave for home on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in Rosala

#Museums, #Historic Sites
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Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

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