12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
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Mustasaari
— 1 night
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online attractions planner.

Newark, USA to Rovaniemi is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Newark in July, you will find days in Rovaniemi are cooler (67°F), and nights are little chillier (52°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Shopping · Fun & Games
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Marttiini Store Old Factory ©
Marttiini Store Old Factory
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mustasaari day trip planning tool.

Explore your travel options from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari with the Route module. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in July, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip itinerary maker tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Savonlinna. In July, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

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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 24th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Wed): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, then learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, then admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and finally take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Turku itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Turku takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or fly. July in Turku sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
Pack the 27th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki route site.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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