14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 2 nights
2
Pori
— 2 nights
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
5
Kimito Island
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Explore hidden gems such as Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and Vepsa Island. Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya).

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku online trip builder.

Houston, USA to Turku is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Houston to Turku. Traveling from Houston in July, things will get cooler in Turku: highs are around 70°F and lows about 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Teijo National Park, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, then examine the collection at Marela Museum House, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Villa Mairea, then enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

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You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Rauma, Villa Mairea
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

2
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then step off the mainland to explore Kobba Klintar, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern. Keep things going the next day: try your luck at PAF Casino, don't miss a visit to Bomarsund, and then see the interesting displays at Kastelholm Castle.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Mariehamn vacation app.

Getting from Pori to Mariehamn by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In July in Mariehamn, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

Kastelholm Castle, Bomarsund
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Savonlinna online trip planner.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 69°F in July, and nighttime lows around 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip tool.

Drive from Savonlinna to Kimito Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in July, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

3
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Museum-lovers will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and The National Museum of Finland. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Helsinki takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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