11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Jerusalem
Drive + Fly:  14 h
1
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Imatra
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
4
Pori
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
End: Jerusalem

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, thencontemplate 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 27th (Wed): relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm, get outside with Karhunkierros, and then admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Kuusamo holiday builder.

Jerusalem, Israel to Kuusamo is an approximately 16-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Jerusalem in June, expect Kuusamo to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

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

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, thenpause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, and finally explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Savonlinna trip builder app.

Getting from Kuusamo to Savonlinna by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Kuusamo in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Savonlinna: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall, thenstep off the mainland to explore Lammassaari Island, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lempukka Beach, head off the coast to Malonsaari, and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

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Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Imatra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Imatra sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Lappeenranta
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Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Malonsaari ©
Malonsaari

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), thenenjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pori trip builder.

You can drive from Imatra to Pori in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and then have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Turku online trip builder.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) and then walk around The Esplanadi Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. On the 5th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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