13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
4
Inari
— 1 day
5
Savonlinna
— 1 day
6
Kouvola
— 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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nuuksio National Park and Hakaniemi Market. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, walk around The Esplanadi Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki route app.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in June, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 12th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and finally take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Thu): take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Turku driving holiday planning tool.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Kuusamo day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Turku to Kuusamo takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Turku, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Kuusamo, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Inari.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Nature
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm ©
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm

1
day
Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 15th (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Inari driving holiday site.

You can drive from Kuusamo to Inari in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Inari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Inari

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, thensteep yourself in history at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna trip planning website.

You can fly from Inari to Savonlinna in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in June, you will find days in Savonlinna are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

3
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum and Bunker Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to Hiidenvuori and Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kouvola: Kotka (Riverside Park & Linden Esplanade), Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral (in Hamina) and Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kouvola holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kouvola takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Kouvola are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Bunker Museum, Hiidenvuori, Arboretum Mustila, Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park

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