11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
2
Rantasalmi
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 30 min
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h
4
Naantali
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Toronto

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, thenhave fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Rovaniemi is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Rovaniemi is 7 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Toronto in August: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Fun & Games
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Rantasalmi day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rovaniemi to Rantasalmi. When traveling from Rovaniemi in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Rantasalmi, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Nature Parks
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 21st (Tue), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Mustasaari day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Rantasalmi to Mustasaari takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Naantali.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Naantali trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Naantali takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August in Naantali, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Naantali

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Turku
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island vacation planning website.

You can drive from Naantali to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Get some historical perspective at Helsinki Cathedral and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Pack the 25th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get great views at Olympic Stadium (Olympiastadion), get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Drive from Kimito Island to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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