13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
5
Kuusamo
— 1 night
6
Taivalkoski
— 1 night
7
Levi
— 3 nights

1
night
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 16th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market. Here are some ideas for day two: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thenlook for gifts at Taiga Colors, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki journey planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to Helsinki is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 6 hours. In November, Helsinki is cooler than San Juan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 19th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Oro and then explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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 21st (Sat): examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, thenlook for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Savonlinna holiday planner.

Getting from Kimito Island to Savonlinna by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Kimito Island in November, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Savonlinna: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

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

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruka and then stop by Shopping Center Kumpare.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kuusamo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kuusamo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. In November, Kuusamo is slightly colder than Savonlinna - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Taivalkoski.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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night
Taivalkoski

Taivalkoski ©
Taivalkoski is a municipality of Finland, it is located in the Province of Oulu and is part of the Northern Ostrobothnia region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): stop by Jalavan Kauppa.

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You can drive from Kuusamo to Taivalkoski in an hour. In November, daytime highs in Taivalkoski are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Levi.

Things to do in Taivalkoski

Shopping
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Jalavan Kauppa ©
Jalavan Kauppa

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nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Get in touch with nature at Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Explore hidden gems such as Icekarting Levi and Elan Ski Shop & Rental. There's more to do: hit the slopes at Kids' Land and get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING.

Make your Levi itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Taivalkoski to Levi in 5 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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