13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Kouvola
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
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Joensuu
— 3 nights
Drive
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Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly

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Kouvola

Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Woikosken Automuseo, then explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park, and then see the interesting displays at Kouvola City Museum. On the 8th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valkmusa National Park and then delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kouvola online travel planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Kouvola is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Kouvola, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Highlights from your trip
Repovesi National Park ©
National Park
Repovesi National Park
4.8
Valkmusa National Park ©
National Park
Valkmusa National Park
4.7

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Joensuu

Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli), Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto (in Lieksa) and Koli National Park (Akka-Koli Hill, Paha-Koli Hill, &more).

Plan a Joensuu trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Kouvola to Joensuu in 4 hours. In August, daytime highs in Joensuu are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Hiking Trail
Paha-Koli Hill
5.0
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Hiking Trail
Akka-Koli Hill
5.0
Pielinen ©
Water Body
Pielinen
5.0

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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Family-friendly places like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Hatanpaa Arboretum will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampere: Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi) and Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, have some family-friendly fun at PortaaliVR, and let the kids burn off some steam at Duck Park (Sorsapuisto).

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planning tool.

You can drive from Joensuu to Tampere in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

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Ahvenisto ©
Theme Park
Ahvenisto
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get your game on at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 14 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Nuuksio National Park ©
National Park
Nuuksio National Park
4.7
Labyrinth Games Room Escape ©
Entertainment Center
Labyrinth Games Room Escape
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