11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Vantaa
— 1 night
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 night
5
Inari
— 2 nights
6
Tampere
— 1 night
7
Turku
— 1 night
8
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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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.
On the Rocks has been added to your itinerary. Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Get in touch with nature at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and don't miss a visit to Hakaniemi Market.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Helsinki online vacation maker.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vantaa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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Vantaa

Vantaa ©
Though technically its own city, Vantaa is considered by many to be a Helsinki suburb, and it is where most visitors land when they fly to Finland.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Jumbo, then admire the natural beauty at Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius, and then take in the exciting artwork at Gumbostrand Konst & Form.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vantaa trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Helsinki to Vantaa by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Vantaa are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Vantaa

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

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Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius ©
Gumbostrand Konst & Form ©
Gumbostrand Konst & Form
Kauppakeskus Jumbo ©
Kauppakeskus Jumbo

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 24th (Mon), explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kuusamo tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Vantaa to Kuusamo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, Kuusamo is a bit cooler than Vantaa - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Nature · Parks
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Savonlinna online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Savonlinna takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Kuusamo in June, you will find days in Savonlinna are somewhat warmer (21°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Inari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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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. On the 26th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, head outdoors with Lake Inari, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Keep things going the next day: trek along Juutua Nature Trail and then explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip builder tool.

You can fly from Savonlinna to Inari in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Savonlinna in June, things will get a bit cooler in Inari: highs are around 16°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Trails · Parks
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 28th (Fri), take in the views from Hameensilta and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Tampere planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from Inari to Tampere in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in June, you will find days in Tampere are a bit warmer (20°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Historic Sites
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Hameensilta ©
Hameensilta

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): learn more about the world around you at Turku Biological Museum and then pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Turku route builder.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sat) before leaving for Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church
Turku Biological Museum ©
Turku Biological Museum

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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.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Rovaniemi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Historic Sites
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Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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