14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Naantali
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
5
Harma
— 1 night
6
Koli National Park
— 1 night
7
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

4
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.
Attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Pack the 4th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online itinerary builder.

Jerusalem, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thendeepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, thenbrowse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Naantali road trip planning site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Naantali in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. July in Naantali sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Turku
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Mon), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip tool.

Traveling by car from Naantali to Tampere takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 10th (Wed), head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip maker app.

Take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Vaasa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Harma.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

1
night
Harma

Harma ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Powerpark.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Harma trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Harma takes 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Harma can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Harma

Theme Parks
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
On the 12th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, thenhike along Paha-Koli Hill, and then explore the activities along Pielinen.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Koli National Park visit planning site.

Getting from Harma to Koli National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 14th (Sun), take an exotic tour of Feelapland, thenenjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi planning site.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Rovaniemi City Library ©
Rovaniemi City Library

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