10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Oulu
— 1 night
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Savonlinna
— 1 day
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Porvoo
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, and then catch all the local highlights with Feelapland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, then explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and then admire the sheer force of Auttikongas.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder site.

Rome, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Rome to Rovaniemi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours
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Waterfall
Auttikongas
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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 22nd (Thu), walk around Hupisaaret Park, then stroll around Ainolan Puisto, and then kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Oulu trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Oulu by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally savor the flavors at Savonlinna Market Square.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna online travel route planner.

You can fly from Oulu to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

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Church
Pikkukirkko
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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, then look for gifts at Riimikko, and finally take a pleasant ride with Savijarvi Gard Manor. Here are some ideas for day two: revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, then pause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko, and finally don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Porvoo visit planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Porvoo takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Porvoo are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Outdoors

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Architectural Building
Cathedral of Porvoo
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Porvoo Old Town
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Temppeliaukio Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Heureka and Hakaniemi Market. Pack the 26th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki itinerary builder website.

Getting from Porvoo to Helsinki by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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Science Museum
Heureka
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