11 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

11 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 5 nights
3
Poytya
— 1 night
4
Pernio
— 1 night

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Archipelago National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kimito Island journey planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Kimito Island is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dubai to Kimito Island, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in December, expect Kimito Island to be cooler, temps between 3°C and -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

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

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get some cultural insight at Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Get in touch with nature at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. There's lots more to do: trek along The Archipelago Trail, admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and step aboard Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Turku journey maker.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

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

1
night
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Poytya online trip maker.

Drive from Turku to Poytya in an hour. December in Poytya sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pernio.

Things to do in Poytya

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

1
night
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. On the 9th (Sun), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Pernio trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Poytya to Pernio takes 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park