11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New York City
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Levi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: New York City

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): glide through natural beauty at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get your game on at G2 Ice Karting Levi, then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then gear up at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see ratings and tourist information, read our Levi road trip planner .

New York City, USA to Levi is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from New York City to Levi due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from New York City in June; daily highs in Levi reach 59°F and lows reach 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): stop by Shopping Center Kumpare, then stroll through Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, and then take in breathtaking views at Kiutakongas Rapids. Here are some ideas for day two: relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuusamo trip builder website .

Getting from Levi to Kuusamo by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in June, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Safaris

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 30th (Sun): look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Savonlinna trip itinerary builder site .

Fly from Kuusamo to Savonlinna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Kuusamo in June: highs in Savonlinna hover around 65°F, while lows dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampere Cathedral, stop by Tallipihan Suklaapuoti, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Ronga.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip maker app .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

1
night
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 3rd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary builder site .

Take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Wildlife Beaches
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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 (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, look for gifts at Artisaani, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Museums Shopping
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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