10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip builder

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  20 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Fly:  29 h
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Get some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Do some cultural sightseeing at Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, take a stroll through Katajanokka, and visit Ullanlinna.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planning site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Helsinki is an approximately 20- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sao Paulo in June; daily highs in Helsinki reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
On the 5th (Wed), stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, then trek along Akka-Koli Hill, and then hike along Paha-Koli Hill.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Koli National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Koli National Park. In June, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Koli Shop Retkitupa ©
Koli Shop Retkitupa

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vaasa online day trip planner.

Getting from Koli National Park to Vaasa by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. June in Vaasa sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 7th (Fri), stroll through Yyteri Beach, then get a taste of the local shopping with Pori Art Museum, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pori sightseeing website.

Getting from Vaasa to Pori by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June in Pori, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Shopping Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 8th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Galleria Joella, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, then get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, and finally take a stroll through Naantali Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): view the masterpieces at Photographic Centre Peri, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Turku trip site.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

Similar Plans

14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, kids, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, popular sights Preferences: December, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, kids, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CHINA July, kids, popular sights Preferences: July, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, culture, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, outdoors, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA June, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, kids, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans