10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Vilnius
Fly:  5 h
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Lappeenranta
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
4
Rauma
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Tampere
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Vilnius

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Mannerheim Museum and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Cathedral of Porvoo in Porvoo, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), glide peacefully along the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planning app.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Helsinki is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. In February in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 33°F during the day and 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Cathedral of Porvoo
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
On the 25th (Mon), explore the activities along Saimaa Canal and then take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Lappeenranta road trip website.

You can take a train from Helsinki to Lappeenranta in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in February; daily highs in Lappeenranta reach 28°F and lows reach 20°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Imatra Waterfall
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Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 27°F and lows of 18°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Linnansaari National Park, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Rauma route planning app.

Getting from Savonlinna to Rauma by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daytime highs in Rauma are 32°F, while nighttime lows are 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Rauma

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

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

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Hameensilta, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Tampere travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rauma to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 37°F, and evening lows to 21°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

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