13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly to Ivalo Airport, Drive to Inari
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Inari
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Kemi
— 1 day
Drive
4
Oulu
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Turku
— 1 night
Fly

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4
nights
Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Lake Inari and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of Inari with an excursion to Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort in Saariselka--about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Inari trip planner.

Moscow, Russia to Inari is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Moscow to Inari is minus 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Moscow in July: high temperatures in Inari hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Wildlife

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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
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2
nights
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 11th (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, and finally stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Inari to Rovaniemi takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Kemi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Safari
Safaris
4.4
Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

1
day
Kemi

Kemi is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 13th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Kemi Church, visit Sampo Icebreaker, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church.

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

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Kemi takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Kemi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Kemi

Historic Sites

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Kemi Church ©
Architectural Building
Kemi Church
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2
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Oulu

Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hupisaaret Park, then admire the striking features of Oulu Cathedral, and finally appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Oulu holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kemi to Oulu takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Oulu sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Oulu Cathedral ©
Architectural Building
Oulu Cathedral
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2
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Vaasa

Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 15th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. On your second day here, cool off at Tropiclandia, examine the collection at Terranova, then see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and finally take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Oulu to Vaasa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Theme Parks

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1
night
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 17th (Wed), have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Turku online trip maker.

You can drive from Vaasa to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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