5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi, and then make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sun): examine the collection at The Sarestoniemi Museum, take an in-depth tour of Samiland, and then stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip website .

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around 22°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

#Museums, #Shopping, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kittila, Ice Karting Levi, Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, Samiland
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Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park, make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally let little ones run wild at Adventure Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and then step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Turku travel planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Akaslompolo to Turku in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

1
night
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.
On the 1st (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and then wander the streets of Katajanokka.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip website .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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