11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Rauma
— 1 night
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Oulu
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Zurich


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1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stop by Ruokapuoti Lumo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach. On the next day, step off the mainland to explore Isokari Lighthouse.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rauma road trip website .

Zurich, Switzerland to Rauma is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Rauma is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Zurich in June: high temperatures in Rauma hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pori, Isokari Lighthouse
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Ruokapuoti Lumo ©
Ruokapuoti Lumo
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

2
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Kobba Klintar, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Keep things going the next day: take in the waterfront at The Maritime Quarter, step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, see the interesting displays at Kastelholm Castle, then see the interesting displays at Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum, and finally stroll through Lilla holmen.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Mariehamn trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Rauma to Mariehamn in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum, Kastelholm Castle, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kobba Klintar ©
Kobba Klintar
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 25th (Tue), head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Terranova, examine the collection at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, then see the interesting displays at Stundars Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Saltkaret.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Vaasa trip maker .

Fly from Mariehamn to Vaasa in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In June, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Saltkaret, Stundars Museum
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko

2
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): browse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, and finally look for gifts at Luovon Puoji. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, examine the collection at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hupisaaret Park, and finally experience the excitement of Oulu Climbing Centre.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Oulu itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Oulu takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. June in Oulu sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Fun & Games Beaches

Side Trip

Luovon Puoji
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

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You can fly from Oulu to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market

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