14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Kotka
— 2 nights
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Inari
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Tampere
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Milan

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hietaniemi Cemetery, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki attractions planner .

Milan, Italy to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Milan to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In June, Helsinki is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Kotka

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. On the 19th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Mansikkalahti. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kotka Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park, then steep yourself in history at St. John's Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marian Kirkko, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kotka attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Kotka takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Hamina, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church
Marian Kirkko ©
Marian Kirkko

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 21st (Fri), examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, pause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Savonlinna tour itinerary website .

Drive from Kotka to Savonlinna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

1
day
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, then examine the collection at Siida, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Inari attractions tool .

Traveling by flight from Savonlinna to Inari takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Savonlinna in June: high temperatures in Inari hover around 16°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku Castle and Nagu Church will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Turku Cathedral and The Church of the Holy Cross. Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Old Rauma (in Rauma) and Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset (in Nagu). Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum.

For ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku itinerary site .

You can fly from Inari to Turku in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Inari in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Turku, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Rauma, Nagu
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik and then identify plant and animal life at Oro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): paddle through the water with Archipelago National Park.

To plan Kimito Island vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June in Tampere, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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