11 days in Finnish Archipelago, Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Finnish Archipelago, Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Kotka
— 1 night
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 5 nights

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Lehman and then walk around Sapokka Water Garden.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kotka itinerary planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Kotka is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kuwait City to Kotka. In June, Kotka is colder than Kuwait City - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Beaches · Nature · Outdoors
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Beach
Lehman
3.8

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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 16th (Sat): browse the collection at Turku City Library, browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, then stay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then learn more about the world around you at Turku Biological Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planning app.

You can drive from Kotka to Turku in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Turku are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Beaches · Spas
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Castle
Turku Castle
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

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

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June in Pori, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping
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Beach
Yyteri Beach
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Art Gallery
Pori Art Museum
4.2

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 18th (Mon), find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach and then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tampere online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 21st (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, walk around Sibelius Monument, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Beaches
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