14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Aland Island
— 3 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Rauma
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

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.
Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Popular historic sites such as Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online road trip planner.

Vienna, Austria to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Vienna to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Helsinki is slightly colder than Vienna - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Savonlinna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Aland Island.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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Aland Island

Aland Island ©
There are many things that distinguish the autonomous Aland Islands from the rest of Finland, including the fact that they have their own parliament, issue their own stamps, and speak Swedish as the official language.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Kobba Klintar, see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, and then brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle and then see the interesting displays at Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Aland Island road trip planner.

Getting from Savonlinna to Aland Island by combination of train, flight, and car takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus, train, flight, and car. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Aland Island

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

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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 25th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Turku sightseeing app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Aland Island to Turku in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, then get engrossed in the history at The Old Town Hall Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church, and then see the interesting displays at Bonk Museum.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Rauma online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Rauma sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Rauma

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 29th (Sun), find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tampere trip planning website.

You can drive from Rauma to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko