6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Sotkamo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Kuusamo
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Helsinki
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Venajanhiekka and then get outside with Kainuun Vaellustalli. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Vuokatinvaara and then enjoy the sand and surf at Hiukka.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Sotkamo trip itinerary maker tool .

London, UK to Sotkamo is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Sotkamo. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from London in June, with highs in Sotkamo at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Sotkamo

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Vuokatinvaara, Venajanhiekka
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Hiukka ©
Hiukka
Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli

3
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): trek along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Kiutakongas Rapids, and then stop by Shopping Center Kumpare. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, get outside with Karhunkierros, then look for gifts at Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, and finally relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo trip builder site .

You can drive from Sotkamo to Kuusamo in 3.5 hours. In June in Kuusamo, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuusamo

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Parks

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros

few
hours
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, and then learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner .

Fly from Kuusamo to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kuusamo in June, expect Helsinki to be somewhat warmer, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Outdoors, #Tours
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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