10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  25 h
1
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
2
Imatra
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Savonlinna is an approximately 26- hour flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Savonlinna, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November; daily highs in Savonlinna reach 1°C and lows reach -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
night
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): head off the coast to Lammassaari Island, kick back and relax at Lempukka Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Joutsenon kirkko, and finally admire the striking features of Lappeen Marian kirkko.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Imatra travel planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Imatra in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Imatra can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Lappeenranta
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Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island
Lappeen Marian kirkko ©
Lappeen Marian kirkko
Joutsenon kirkko ©
Joutsenon kirkko

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach and then walk around Kirjurinluoto. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Pori travel route planning tool.

Getting from Imatra to Pori by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. December in Pori sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Rauma
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 4th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku online journey planner.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Turku are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Spas
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate Mannerheim Museum and Stromforsin Ruukki. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Katajanokka, visit Ullanlinna, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planning tool.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Stromforsin Ruukki
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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