14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Stuttgart
fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
4
Lieksa
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
5
Oulu
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
6
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
7
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
8
Rauma
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
10
Espoo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
11
Porvoo
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
12
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 30 min
End: Stuttgart

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Tampere online trip itinerary maker.

Stuttgart, Germany to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Stuttgart to Tampere, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Stuttgart in July, with highs in Tampere at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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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. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): stroll around Tourujoen Luontopolku, stroll through Nyrolan luontopolku, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Toivolan Vanha Piha.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Jyvaskyla travel planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Jyvaskyla takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to 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

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 10th (Wed), examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, thenexplore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Savonlinna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and 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 travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. On the 11th (Thu), hike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, stroll through Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Akka-Koli Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Lieksa day trip planning website.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Lieksa in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Lieksa are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 13th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach and then identify plant and animal life at Hupisaaret Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu vacation maker app.

You can drive from Lieksa to Oulu in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Oulu are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

Plan trip to Vaasa with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Oulu to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, and then examine the collection at Villa Mairea.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Pori trip maker.

You can drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Rauma.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach

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night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. On the 16th (Tue), head outdoors with Kuuskajaskari, thenenjoy the sea views from Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rauma trip builder app.

You can drive from Pori to Rauma in an hour. 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 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites Outdoors
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Kuuskajaskari ©
Kuuskajaskari

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 17th (Wed): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Rauma to Turku 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Espoo.

Things to do in Turku

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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night
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. On the 18th (Thu), walk around Nuuksio National Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Espoo online holiday builder.

Traveling by car from Turku to Espoo takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Espoo sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks Nature
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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night
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka, steep yourself in history at Castle Hill, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of Porvoo, thenlook for gifts at Pieni Suklaatehdas, and finally don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Porvoo journey website.

You can drive from Espoo to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites Shopping
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Castle Hill ©
Castle Hill

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thentake a stroll through Katajanokka, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Helsinki planner.

Drive from Porvoo to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral