13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
Fly + Drive:  20​h 30​min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Uusikaupunki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Nagu
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Rosala
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  21​h
End: San Antonio

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): take in the waterfront activity at Helsingholm Guest Harbour and then explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik. Keep things going the next day: paddle through the water with Archipelago National Park.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip itinerary maker app .

San Antonio, USA to Kimito Island is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually an 8 hour difference. Traveling from San Antonio in December, expect nights in Kimito Island to be slightly colder, around 28°F, while days are much colder, around 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik
Helsingholm Guest Harbour ©
Helsingholm Guest Harbour

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 34°F during the day and 25°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, then examine the collection at Bonk Museum, and then examine the collection at Automobile Museum.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Uusikaupunki tour itinerary builder app .

Drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 34°F, while at night they dip to 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Nagu.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Museums Historic Sites
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Automobile Museum ©
Automobile Museum
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

2
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Nagu Church, don't miss a visit to Korpo Weather Radar, then make a trip to Korpo Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Skargardscentrum Korpostrom Archipelago Centrum. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lenholm Conservation Area.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Nagu route planner.

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Nagu in 2.5 hours. In December in Nagu, expect temperatures between 34°F during the day and 25°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Nagu

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Korpo, Lenholm Conservation Area
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Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

2
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
On the 12th (Thu), examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rosala trip tool .

Traveling by car from Nagu to Rosala takes 3.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Rosala are 34°F, while nighttime lows are 25°F. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

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