10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kouvola
— 1 night
2
Joensuu
— 3 nights
3
Kuusamo
— 1 day
4
Kittila
— 1 night
5
Inari
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. On the 21st (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Kouvola trip maker tool.

Zurich, Switzerland to Kouvola is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Kouvola due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Zurich, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Kouvola, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Take a break from the city and head to Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto and Kolvananuuro. Step out of Joensuu to go to Rantasalmi and see Linnansaari National Park, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Honkaniemi Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Joensuu online journey builder.

Getting from Kouvola to Joensuu by car takes about 4 hours. In August in Joensuu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, Linnansaari National Park
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Kolvananuuro ©
Kolvananuuro

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, thenstop by Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, thenstop by Shopping Center Kumpare, and finally hit the slopes at Ruka.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kuusamo trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Joensuu to Kuusamo by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. August in Kuusamo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kittila.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Winter Sports Parks Outdoors
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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night
Kittila

Kittila ©
Kittilä is a municipality of Finland and a popular holiday resort.It is located in northern Finland north of the Arctic Circle within the Lapland region. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, wander the streets of Ounasjoki - River for activities, take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, thenidentify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and finally make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Kittila visit planner.

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Kittila takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Kittila, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Kittila

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Levi
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Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell and then get outside with Lake Inari.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Inari trip tool.

Traveling by car from Kittila to Inari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Inari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors
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Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell
Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): wander the streets of Ullanlinna, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo, thenstep into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, thenkick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Inari to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Helsinki is a bit warmer than Inari - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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