13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
3
Vaasa
— 1 day
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Naantali
— 2 nights

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Pack the 1st (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park, examine the collection at Design Museum, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour itinerary builder.

Newark, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Newark to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Newark in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 71°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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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.
Get outdoors at Paha-Koli Hill and Akka-Koli Hill. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, trek along Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and delve into the lush surroundings at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Koli National Park holiday maker site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Koli National Park. In August, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 6th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Vaasa tour itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Vaasa takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): stroll through Herrainpaivat Beach, then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and then view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Pori day trip website.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Pori takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Pori, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Pori

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

2
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get your game on at Moomin World, and then visit Naantali Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Naantali online tour planner.

Drive from Pori to Naantali in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Naantali, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Naantali

Wildlife · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trip

Turku
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

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