11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
4
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 31st (Sat), get all the equipment you need at Bike Rental - by Carfield and then explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Turku Castle and then let little ones run wild at Adventure Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Turku trip maker tool.

Zurich, Switzerland to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Turku. Traveling from Zurich in October, things will get little chillier in Turku: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 1:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Art Museum ©
Turku Art Museum
Adventure Park ©
Adventure Park

3
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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planning site.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Helsinki are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park. On your second day here, stroll through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, walk around Isopuisto Park, step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, then wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally admire the natural beauty at Sibelius Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kouvola tour planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Kouvola by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Pielinen, explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, examine the collection at Pielisen Museum, and head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park holiday builder app.

You can drive from Kouvola to Koli National Park in 5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids
Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Koli National Park in November, expect Rovaniemi to be slightly colder, temps between -2°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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