10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Rome
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Anttola
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Rantasalmi
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
4
Savonlinna
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Rome

4
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.
Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip builder app .

Rome, Italy to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, Helsinki is cooler than Rome - with highs of -3°C and lows of -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Anttola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Anttola

Anttola ©
On the 12th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at The Astuvansalmi rock paintings, learn about winemaking at Ollinmaen Viinitila Oy, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Anttola Church.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Anttola trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Anttola takes 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Helsinki in January: high temperatures in Anttola hover around -7°C and lows are around -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Anttola

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

The Astuvansalmi rock paintings
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The Astuvansalmi rock paintings ©
The Astuvansalmi rock paintings
Anttola Church ©
Anttola Church

1
night
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rantasalmi trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Anttola to Rantasalmi takes 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to -9°C, and evening lows to -17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Nature Parks
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

3
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 14th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, then take a memorable drive along Lietvesi Scenic Road, and finally examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Siikalahti Wetland, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, then look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna holiday maker .

Getting from Rantasalmi to Savonlinna by car takes about an hour. In January, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach -7°C, while at night they dip to -15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Siikalahti Wetland, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Lietvesi Scenic Road
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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