10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
3
Kouvola
— 2 nights
4
Vaasa
— 3 nights

1
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 11th (Sat): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Turku travel route planning app.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Turku. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kouvola trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kotka
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

3
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): look for gifts at Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala, thenget in on the family fun at Powerpark, thenexamine the collection at Arctic Museum Nanoq, and finally take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, thencool off at Tropiclandia, thensee the interesting displays at Terranova, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Bock’s Corner Brewery.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vaasa trip planner.

You can fly from Kouvola to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. July in Vaasa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Theme Parks Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala, Powerpark, Raippaluodon Silta, Arctic Museum Nanoq
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark
Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala ©
Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala
Arctic Museum Nanoq ©
Arctic Museum Nanoq

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