14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Fly:  7​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
bus:  45​min
2
Porvoo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Pori
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Madrid

5
nights
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.
Pack the 2nd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planning website .

Madrid, Spain to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Madrid to Helsinki is 1 hour. When traveling from Madrid in June, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): have fun at Porvoo Swimming Pool, go for a walk through Telegrafberget, go for a walk through The Devil's Stairs, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fredrika Runebergs Park, then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town, and finally look for gifts at Willatar.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Porvoo trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Porvoo

Fun & Games Parks Shopping
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Willatar ©
Willatar
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Telegrafberget ©
Telegrafberget

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 7th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, and finally pause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Porvoo to Savonlinna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Savonlinna

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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then explore the world behind art at Pori Art Museum, then make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

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Fly from Savonlinna to Pori in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Take a break from Turku with a short trip to Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya, about 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, have fun at Moomin World, pause for some serene contemplation at Naantali Church, and browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rovaniemi, use our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of train and flight from Turku to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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