14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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14 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly:  1​h 30​min
1
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Rauma
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
7
Lahti
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
Porvoo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
9
Espoo
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
10
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
End: Frankfurt

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and then gain insight at Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): stroll through Bike Rental - by Carfield, steep yourself in history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Turku road trip planner .

Frankfurt, Germany to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Turku. Traveling from Frankfurt in July, things will get a bit cooler in Turku: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Rauma trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Turku to Rauma in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Rauma

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Kuuskajaskari ©
Kuuskajaskari
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 10th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum, then examine the collection at Villa Mairea, and finally stroll through Yyteri Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori trip planner .

Drive from Rauma to Pori in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Museums Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Rosenlew Museum ©
Rosenlew Museum
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

1
night
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 11th (Thu): stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip planner .

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can take a train to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 12th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, then trek along Nyrolan luontopolku, and finally stroll around Tourujoen luontopolku.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla online holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Tampere to Jyvaskyla takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Nyrolan luontopolku ©
Nyrolan luontopolku
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, examine the collection at S/S Salama, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; 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 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

2
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the activities along Pikku Vesijarvi, take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenvuori, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Kiikunlahde, identify plant and animal life at Evo Hiking Area, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lahti road trip website .

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Lahti takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daytime highs in Lahti are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Arboretum Mustila, Hiidenvuori, Kiikunlahde, Evo Hiking Area, Laurinmaki nature and culture area, Crofter's Museum
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori
Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area

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nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Söderskärin majakka and Orthodox Church Porvoo. Take a break from the city and head to Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and Santalahti Nature Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Porvoo: Hiidenkirnut (in Askola), Riverside Park (in Kotka) and Ungern and Rosen Fortresses (in Loviisa). Spend the 18th (Thu) surrounded by wildlife at Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula).

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Porvoo travel route site .

Traveling by car from Lahti to Porvoo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Espoo.

Things to do in Porvoo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Hiidenkirnut, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Ungern and Rosen Fortresses
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Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

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night
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Espoo day trip planning app .

Getting from Porvoo to Espoo by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Espoo are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Helsinki.

Things to do in Espoo

Nature Parks
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

1
night
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.
To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel route planner .

Helsinki is very close to Espoo. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for home on the 20th (Sat).

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Parks Tours
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