13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Jaipur
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Drive:  6 h
5
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
6
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  15 h
End: Jaipur

2
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 17th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Jaipur, India to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jaipur to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. In August, Helsinki is colder than Jaipur - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get your game on at Moomin World, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, thenlet the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, and finally gain insight at Turku Cathedral.

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You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Adventure Park ©
Adventure Park

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Vaasa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 20th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Vaasa to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Fun & Games
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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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: trek along Paha-Koli Hill, contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, and don't miss a visit to Paateri.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Koli National Park journey planner.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In August in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Kotka.

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
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, thenstroll around Sapokka Water Garden, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Santalahti Nature Trail, take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and then examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kotka online visit planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Kotka in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

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