10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
4
Oulu
— 1 night
5
Kauhava
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 11th (Sun), shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Ironwood, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. Traveling from Ironwood to Helsinki, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Mon) before leaving for Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori

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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 12th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Inari road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Helsinki to Inari in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in August: high temperatures in Inari hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, thenlook for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and finally see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi driving holiday app.

Drive from Inari to Rovaniemi in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can take a train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the striking features of Oulu Cathedral, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Nallikari Beach, and then shop like a local with Kauppahalli.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Oulu trip itinerary tool.

You can take a train from Rovaniemi to Oulu in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Kauhava.

Things to do in Oulu

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Oulu Cathedral ©
Oulu Cathedral

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Kauhava

Kauhava
Kauhava is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southern Ostrobothnia region, northwest of Helsinki and by the main railway from Helsinki to Oulu. To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kauhava attractions planner.

You can drive from Oulu to Kauhava in 4 hours. In August in Kauhava, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. You will leave for Helsinki on the 16th (Fri).

Things to do in Kauhava

Theme Parks Nightlife Shopping
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
On the 16th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, thenshop like a local with Old Market Hall, thenbrowse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki attractions tool.

Explore your travel options from Kauhava to Helsinki with the Route module. On the 18th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park

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