22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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22 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Moline
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Hanko
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
4
Levi
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + shuttle:  2​h 30​min
5
Inari
— 3 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Moline

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Hanko

Hanko
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach and then make a trip to Pike's Gut.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hanko trip itinerary planner.

Moline, USA to Hanko is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Moline to Hanko due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Moline in February, Hanko is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Hanko

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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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.
Relax by the water at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. Turku Castle and Korpo Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Nagu Church (in Nagu) and Kumlinge Church (in Kumlinge). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, take in the exciting artwork at Photographic Centre Peri, and examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Turku road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Hanko to Turku takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°F in February, and nighttime lows around 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Nagu Church, Kumlinge Church, Korpo Church
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kimito Island journey tool .

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. March in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 38°F and lows of 23°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Kimito Island

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro

2
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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Explore hidden gems such as Levi Ski Resort and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Step out of Levi to go to Akaslompolo and see Akaslompolo Sportshop, which is approximately 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi and relax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Levi trip planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Kimito Island to Levi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Kimito Island in March, expect Levi to be little chillier, temps between 31°F and 16°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Akaslompolo Sportshop
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
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Inari

Discover out-of-the-way places like Siida and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gold Prospector Museum and Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop & Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort).

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Inari itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle from Levi to Inari in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°F in March, and nighttime lows around 13°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Inari

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Winter Sports

Side Trips

Saariselka, Gold Prospector Museum
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Siida ©
Siida
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. For shopping fun, head to Jalavan Kauppa or Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop. Step off the beaten path and head to Ruka and Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre. Change things up with a short trip to Hossa National Park in Suomussalmi (about 1h 05 min away). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Kiutakongas Rapids, stop by Shopping Center Kumpare, and experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Kuusamo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 28°F, and evening lows to 12°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Hossa National Park, Jalavan Kauppa
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Jalavan Kauppa ©
Jalavan Kauppa

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nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 14th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, view the masterpieces at Johanna Oras Art Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Paaskylahden kirkko, then look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then steep yourself in history at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally savor the flavors at Savonlinna Market Square.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Kuusamo to Savonlinna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kuusamo in March; daily highs in Savonlinna reach 34°F and lows reach 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Shopping

Side Trips

Punkaharju, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

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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.
Visiting Hietaranta Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours will get you outdoors. Appreciate the collections at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In March in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 37°F during the day and 23°F at night. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Museums, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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