11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Kouvola
— 2 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
4
Kuopio
— 2 nights
5
Turku
— Few hours
6
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
7
Helsinki
— 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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut and then stop by Katajanokka.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning app.

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 29 — 30:
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut

2
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. You've now added House of Rock Bar to your itinerary.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola trip planning site.

Drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kouvola are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Wildlife · Nightlife · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 2:
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
House of Rock Bar ©
House of Rock Bar

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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.
Paimenen Polku Trail has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): hike along Akka-Koli Hill. On your second day here, trek along Paimenen Polku Trail and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill.

You can plan Koli National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Kouvola to Koli National Park by car takes about 5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 6°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

2
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Riuttala Farmhouse Museum, then relax in the rural setting at Tahko Farmi, and then enjoy some diversion at Vainolanniemi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Snellman Park, admire the masterpieces at Kuopio Art Museum, make a trip to Satamankulma, then take in breathtaking views at Orinoro Gorge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Leppavirta Church.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Kuopio trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Kuopio takes 2.5 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuopio

Fun & Games · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
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Snellman Park
Snellman Park
Orinoro Gorge ©
Orinoro Gorge
Kuopio Art Museum ©
Kuopio Art Museum

few
hours
Turku

Turku
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku sightseeing planner.

Drive from Kuopio to Turku in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. On the 6th (Sun), you'll travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Kimito Island

Kimito Island
On the 7th (Mon), explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kimito Island tour planner.

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. October in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. You will leave for Helsinki on the 8th (Tue).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Museums
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 8:
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Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and then wander the streets of Katajanokka.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Kimito Island to Helsinki by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. You will leave for home on the 9th (Wed).

Things to do in Helsinki

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 9:
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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