14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe travel planner

©
This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Bozeman
Fly:  19 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Fly:  1 h 45 min
3
Mariehamn
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
4
Saariselka
— 4 nights
Fly:  27 h
End: Bozeman

2
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.
On the 7th (Sun), hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to The Esplanadi Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

Bozeman, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Bozeman to Helsinki is 9 hours. When traveling from Bozeman in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 65°F by day to 50°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Senate Square ©
Senate Square

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turku online road trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 64°F in June, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Mariehamn

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 11th (Thu), examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, then examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, and then contemplate the long history of Bomarsund. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, head off the coast to Kobba Klintar, learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, then stroll around Lilla holmen, and finally take in the waterfront at The Maritime Quarter.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Mariehamn trip itinerary builder site.

Fly from Turku to Mariehamn in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Mariehamn can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. On the 13th (Sat), you're off to Saariselka.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Sund, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården ©

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. There's much more to do: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip tool.

Fly from Mariehamn to Saariselka in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Mariehamn in June, expect Saariselka to be little chillier, temps between 57°F and 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Inari
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

Similar Plans

17 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CHINA August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: January, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM OMAN September, culture, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM DENMARK June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 7 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 17 days in Finland BY A USER FROM FRANCE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans