11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Pori
— 1 day
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
5
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach, and then look for gifts at Patakirppis.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Pori trip maker tool.

London, UK to Pori is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Pori due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Patakirppis ©
Patakirppis

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 28th (Sat), browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. On your second day here, have fun at Adventure Park, thenadmire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, thenstep off the mainland to explore Kirjais, and finally don't miss a visit to Naantali Church.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip planner.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Naantali Church, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Archipelago National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 1st (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, thenpause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral, and finally look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna trip planner.

Drive from Kimito Island to Savonlinna in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, and then look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): stop by Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, thenget outside with Karhunkierros, thenadmire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and finally relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kuusamo day trip website.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kuusamo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kuusamo can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the wide array of goods at Stockmann Department Store, look for gifts at Marimekko, thenstop by Taiga Colors, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki holiday app.

You can fly from Kuusamo to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kuusamo in August, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach

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