10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kuusamo
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Kimito Island
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
5
Kouvola
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 10th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre and then experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm. On your second day here, explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, then hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, and then look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare.

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Charlotte, USA to Kuusamo is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Charlotte in September, things will get cooler in Kuusamo: highs are around 52°F and lows about 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Turku sightseeing planner.

Getting from Kuusamo to Turku by combination of flight and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. When traveling from Kuusamo in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Turku: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

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

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Kimito Island trip itinerary site.

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, make a trip to Pikkukirkko, pause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Savonlinna trip builder website.

Getting from Kimito Island to Savonlinna by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 57°F during the day and 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, get engrossed in the history at World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola trip builder.

Drive from Savonlinna to Kouvola in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nuuksio National Park and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and view the masterpieces at Okra.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Kouvola to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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