14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive
4
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive
5
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly

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2
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 5th (Mon), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, and then trek along The Archipelago Trail. On the next day, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip app.

Athens, Greece to Turku is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Athens in August, expect Turku to be much colder, temps between 23°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
Naantali Old Town ©
Neighborhood
Naantali Old Town
4.3

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Vaasa trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Turku to Vaasa in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. August in Vaasa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

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1
night
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Feelapland, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery.

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You can fly from Vaasa to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Arktikum ©
History Museum
Arktikum
4.1
Santa Claus Office ©
Character Experience
Santa Claus Office
3.8

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, and then explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, hike along Akka-Koli Hill, and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Koli National Park trip maker site.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Pielinen ©
Water Body
Pielinen
5.0
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Hiking Trail
Paha-Koli Hill
5.0
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Hiking Trail
Akka-Koli Hill
5.0

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, then stroll around Riverside Park, and finally admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Kotka itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Kotka in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In August in Kotka, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

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4
nights
Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Pack the 16th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

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Drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks
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