11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
3
Asikkala
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Discover out-of-the-way places like Katajanokka and The National Museum of Finland. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 27th (Thu), get all the information you need at Riihisaari, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Paaskylahden kirkko, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, thenpause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, and finally view the masterpieces at Johanna Oras Art Gallery.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Savonlinna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect Savonlinna to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Asikkala.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Punkaharju, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
night
Asikkala

Asikkala ©
Asikkala is a municipality of Finland. On the 29th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, pause for some serene contemplation at Ristinkirkko, thentake a stroll around Sibelius Hall, and finally learn about winemaking at Pihamaa Estate & Winery.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Asikkala trip maker app.

Drive from Savonlinna to Asikkala in 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Asikkala are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Asikkala

Wineries Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Lahti
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Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Ristinkirkko ©
Ristinkirkko

2
nights
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 30th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thendon't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly. On the next day, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Turku online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Asikkala to Turku by car takes about 3.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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