12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

3
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 30th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Observatory Hill Park.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Amritsar, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3.5 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Amritsar in June: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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 1st (Mon): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, make a trip to Naantali Old Town, and then stroll through The Archipelago Trail. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

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

2
nights
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.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Paha-Koli Hill, explore the activities along Pielinen, take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kasken Kierros Nature Trail.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park day trip planning website.

Explore your travel options from Turku to Koli National Park with the Route module. In July in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 6th (Sat), look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, thenexplore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. On the 7th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi holiday builder tool.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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