12 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

12 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boston
Fly + Drive:  16 h 45 min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Poytya
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Uusikaupunki
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Pernio
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16 h
End: Boston

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip app.

Boston, USA to Kimito Island is an approximately 18- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. In July, Kimito Island is little chillier than Boston - with highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Oro ©
Oro

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore hidden gems such as Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Museum-lovers will get to explore Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and Louhisaari Manor. And it doesn't end there: step aboard Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Turku online holiday maker.

Getting from Kimito Island to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Louhisaari Manor
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

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 27th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Poytya online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Poytya takes an hour. July in Poytya sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Poytya

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

1
night
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki
On the 28th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, examine the collection at Bonk Museum, and then examine the collection at Automobile Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Uusikaupunki, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Poytya to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Museums Historic Sites
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Automobile Museum
Automobile Museum
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Bengtskar Lighthouse and then examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Rosala vacation planner.

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Rosala in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Rosala can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. On the 29th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Pernio.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

2
nights
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pernio trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Rosala to Pernio in 2 hours. July in Pernio sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Pernio

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

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