10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Fukuoka
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
1
Jarvenpaa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Inari
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
6
Lappeenranta
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Kotka
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Fukuoka

1
night
Jarvenpaa

Jarvenpaa ©
Järvenpää is a town and municipality of Finland.HistoryJärvenpää was separated from its parent community Tuusula in 1951. On the 23rd (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Alvar Aalto"s Villa Kokkonen, thenadmire the masterpieces at Halosenniemi Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius, and finally explore the world behind art at Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Jarvenpaa trip planner.

Fukuoka, Japan to Jarvenpaa is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Japan Standard Time (JST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Fukuoka in June, expect Jarvenpaa to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Jarvenpaa

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Halosenniemi Museum
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Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius ©
Halosenniemi Museum ©
Halosenniemi Museum
Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo ©
Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Jarvenpaa to Turku in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

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

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Moomin Snowcastle, have fun at Santa Claus Office, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and finally make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi vacation tool.

You can fly from Turku to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games Theme Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): view the masterpieces at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, tour the pleasant surroundings at Levi Ski Resort, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi online visit planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Levi, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Adventure Trails
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 27th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, thenhike along Juutua Nature Trail, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Inari trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Levi to Inari in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Inari, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Lappeenranta Fortress, contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Joutsenon kirkko, thenadmire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall, and finally see human ingenuity at work at Imatrankoski.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lappeenranta trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Inari to Lappeenranta by combination of flight and train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Inari in June, with highs in Lappeenranta at 22°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Imatra
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Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress

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nights
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 29th (Mon): head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, pause for some photo ops at Kotka Sculpture Promenade, thenmeet the residents at Maretarium, and finally stroll around Sapokka Water Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, thentake an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and finally have fun at Katariina Seaside Park.

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Getting from Lappeenranta to Kotka by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Nature
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©

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