10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 2 nights
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step out of the city life by going to Teijo National Park and Vepsa Island. Let the collections at Turku Castle and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary app.

Fort Lauderdale, USA to Turku is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Fort Lauderdale to Turku. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Fort Lauderdale in September, with highs in Turku at °F and lows at °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Teijo National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 17th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, thenhead off the coast to Kobba Klintar, and finally contemplate the long history of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Mariehamn trip simple and quick.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September in Mariehamn, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

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 18th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, thenlook for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Savonlinna online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

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

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Visit Beach Mansikkalahti and Aurinkolahti Beach for some beach relaxation. Step out of Helsinki to go to Kotka and see Linden Esplanade, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Katajanokka, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, stop by Ullanlinna, and look for gifts at Taiga Colors.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Savonlinna to Helsinki by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Kotka
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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