10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 1 night
4
Rauma
— 1 night

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hietaranta Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip builder app.

Kearney, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually an 8 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Kearney in May; daily highs in Helsinki reach 60°F and lows reach 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches
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2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 12th (Sat), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi day trip planner.

Fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in May, things will get little chillier in Rovaniemi: highs are around 51°F and lows about 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

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 14th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, explore the galleries of Turku Castle, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in May, expect nights in Turku to be about the same, around 40°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Spas
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Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
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Must see
Turku Cathedral
4.4

1
night
Rauma

Rauma
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. On the 15th (Tue), kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Ruokapuoti Lumo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, then learn about all things military at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rauma travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. May in Rauma sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 41°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rauma

Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Automobile Museum
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World heritage site
Old Rauma
4.5
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Beach
Yyteri Beach
4.6

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