13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
4
Kalajoki
— 1 night
5
Vaasa
— 1 night
6
Kaskinen
— 1 night
7
Pori
— 1 night
8
Rauma
— 3 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thentake a stroll through Katajanokka, and then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, thenvisit Ullanlinna, and finally examine the collection at Design Museum.

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

Toulouse, France to Helsinki is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Toulouse to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toulouse in October, expect nights in Helsinki to be little chillier, around °C, while days are much colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Neighborhoods Fun & Games
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): head outdoors with Seven Fells Up and then explore the activities along Pakasaivo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Helsinki to Akaslompolo in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Helsinki in October, expect Akaslompolo to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Muonio
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and then see the top attractions with Feelapland.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planning website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kalajoki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

1
night
Kalajoki

Kalajoki ©
Kalajoki is a coastal town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Oulu and is part of the Northern Ostrobothnia region. Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): make a splash at Jukupark Kalajoki and then head outdoors with Maakalla.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, refer to the Kalajoki route planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kalajoki takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in October, expect nights in Kalajoki to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Kalajoki

Outdoors Theme Parks
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Maakalla ©
Maakalla

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa online trip planner.

Getting from Kalajoki to Vaasa by car takes about 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Vaasa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Kaskinen.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

1
night
Kaskinen

Kaskinen ©
Kaskinen is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): visit a coastal fixture at Salgrund Pilot Station, take an in-depth tour of Lebellska kopmansgarden, thenmake a trip to Ulrika Eleonora Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Carlsro Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kaskinen trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Kaskinen takes 1.5 hours. October in Kaskinen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Kaskinen

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kristiinankaupunki
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Carlsro Museum ©
Carlsro Museum
Lebellska kopmansgarden ©
Lebellska kopmansgarden
Ulrika Eleonora Church ©
Ulrika Eleonora Church

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 28th (Sun), view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Pori vacation maker.

Getting from Kaskinen to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

3
nights
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral and then stroll through Vepsa Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rauma trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Rauma in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In October in Rauma, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rauma

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Turku, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

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