10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Mustasaari
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 day

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Pack the 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip maker website.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Helsinki is 2 hours. Traveling from London in September, things will get little chillier in Helsinki: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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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.
On the 26th (Wed), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Turku online journey planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari online travel planner.

Getting from Turku to Mustasaari by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In September, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, pause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Savonlinna itinerary planning website.

Explore your travel options from Mustasaari to Savonlinna with the Route module. In September in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stop by Your Piece Of Finland, buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Savonlinna to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Shopping · Wildlife · Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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