13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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13 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  17​h 15​min
1
Salo
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Pernio
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Turku
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

1
day
Salo

Salo ©
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): get some fabulous bargains at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, make a trip to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Salo trip itinerary builder app .

Bengaluru, India to Salo is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In December, Salo is colder than Bengaluru - with highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Pernio.

Things to do in Salo

Shopping Breweries & Distilleries
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Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy

1
night
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. On the 23rd (Mon), explore the striking landscape of Teijo national park.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Pernio road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Salo to Pernio takes an hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Pernio

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rosala trip maker site .

You can drive from Pernio to Rosala in 2 hours. In December, daytime highs in Rosala are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rosala

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

6
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kids will enjoy Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and JukuPark Turku. Step out of Turku with an excursion to Vaski Adventure Island in Naantali--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum, and buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rosala to Turku in 2.5 hours. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

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