10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 1 day
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
4
Kotka
— 1 night
5
Savonlinna
— 1 night
6
Kittila
— 2 nights

1
day
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 20th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Oviedo, Spain to Tampere is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Oviedo in April: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 8°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Fun & Games
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Room Escape Games
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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night
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 21st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then explore the galleries of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Turku trip planning tool.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Turku are 9°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, make a trip to Senate Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki tour builder website.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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night
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. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, stroll around Sibelius Park, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, then stroll around Riverside Park, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Santalahti Nature Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kotka online attractions planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kotka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Kotka sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Sibelius Park ©
Sibelius Park

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night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, and finally browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Savonlinna trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Savonlinna takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. April in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kittila.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Market Square ©
Savonlinna Market Square

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nights
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. On the 26th (Fri), grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures, and then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Kittila trip planning site.

Getting from Savonlinna to Kittila by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Savonlinna, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Kittila, ranging from highs of 3°C to lows of -4°C. On the 28th (Sun), you're off to home.

Things to do in Kittila

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Side Trip

Levi
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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