10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  11​h
1
Kimito Island
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Sotkamo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
5
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Paris

1
day
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Archipelago National Park.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Kimito Island holiday maker tool .

Paris, France to Kimito Island is an approximately 11-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Paris to Kimito Island. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Paris in September; daily highs in Kimito Island reach 19°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

#Nature, #Adventure, #Parks
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

2
nights
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 (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary maker tool .

Drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Turku are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 14th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then stroll through Yyteri Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Pori travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Pori

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

1
night
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): kick back and relax at Hiukka and then explore the striking landscape of Venajanhiekka. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Hiidenportti National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Sotkamo online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Pori to Sotkamo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In September, daytime highs in Sotkamo are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Sotkamo

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Venajanhiekka
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Hiukka ©
Hiukka
Hiidenportti National Park ©
Hiidenportti National Park

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 17th (Mon), examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna journey planning website .

You can drive from Sotkamo to Savonlinna in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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