12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Seattle
Fly + Drive:  23 h
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
2
Rantasalmi
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 30 min
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Seattle

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Akaslompolo holiday maker site.

Seattle, USA to Akaslompolo is an approximately 23- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 10 hours. Traveling from Seattle in June, expect Akaslompolo to be a bit cooler, temps between 59°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Levi
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. On the 10th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Rantasalmi trip maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Akaslompolo to Rantasalmi. While traveling from Akaslompolo, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rantasalmi, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Nature Parks
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Mustasaari route planning site.

You can drive from Rantasalmi to Mustasaari in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Rantasalmi in June, expect nights in Mustasaari to be about the same, around 47°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 12th (Wed), examine the collection at Villa Mairea, enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Pori trip planner.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Pori in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in June, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 13th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere attractions planner.

Drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in June, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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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.
Get some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Get some cultural insight at Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki route app.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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