12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 2 nights
2
Mustasaari
— Few hours
3
Koli National Park
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights

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 22nd (Wed): have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, relax and rejuvenate at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Turku is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Turku. Traveling from Bengaluru in August, things will get slightly colder in Turku: highs are around 23°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

few
hours
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Bjorko-Panike Hiking Trail has been added to your itinerary. On the 24th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Bjorko-Panike Hiking Trail, then take in panoramic vistas at Saltkaret, and then take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Mustasaari trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Turku to Mustasaari in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, Herajarvi Hiking Trail and Ukko-Koli Hill. On the 25th (Sat), stroll through Herajarvi Hiking Trail, then make a trip to Paateri, then enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, see the interesting displays at Koli Nature Centre Ukko, and then stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Koli National Park in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In August in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Koli Nature Centre Ukko
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Herajarvi Hiking Trail ©
Herajarvi Hiking Trail
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

5
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.
Pack the 29th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Koli National Park to Helsinki. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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