10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Rome
Fly:  9 h
1
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Rauma
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Savonlinna
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
End: Rome

1
night
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 20th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, then take a tour of Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

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Rome, Italy to Turku is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. While traveling from Rome, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Turku, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): stroll the grounds of Burial Site of Sammallahdenmaki, learn about all things military at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

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You can drive from Turku to Rauma in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August in Rauma, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites Museums
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum ©
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum.

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You can drive from Rauma to Jyvaskyla in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Fun & Games
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The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Savonlinna: Imatra Waterfall (in Imatra), Angry Birds Activity Park (in Lappeenranta) and The Parikkala Sculpture Park (in Parikkala). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church.

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Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Imatra Waterfall, Angry Birds Activity Park, The Parikkala Sculpture Park, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall

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.
On the 27th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

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You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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