10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip itinerary builder

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights
5
Kotka
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25

1
night
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.
To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip site.

Jaipur, India to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jaipur to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from Jaipur in August, expect Helsinki to be cooler, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori
Stockmann Department Store ©
Stockmann Department Store

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 17th (Fri), tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Inari trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Inari takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in August; daily highs in Inari reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kuusamo.
Find places to stay Aug 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): trek along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, then explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, and then stop by Shopping Center Kumpare. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm, look for gifts at Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, and then get outside with Karhunkierros.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kuusamo trip planner.

You can drive from Inari to Kuusamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August in Kuusamo, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids

2
nights
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 (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kurjenrahka National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Turku online route maker.

Getting from Kuusamo to Turku by combination of flight and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 22nd (Wed), stroll around Fuksinpuisto Park, head off the coast to Lehman, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. On the 23rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, then stroll around Riverside Park, and finally stroll through Santalahti Nature Trail.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Kotka trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Lehman ©
Lehman
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

Similar plans

12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN July, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM QATAR July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans