14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Barcelona
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Naantali
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Harma
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
6
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Barcelona

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and make a trip to Senate Square.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Helsinki trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Barcelona, Spain to Helsinki is an approximately 7.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
night
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. On the 23rd (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then get your game on at Moomin World.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Naantali online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Naantali by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Naantali are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Turku
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Yyteri Beach make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampere: Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) (in Pori) and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi). There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum and kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere road trip app.

You can drive from Naantali to Tampere in 2.5 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 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Pori, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Vaasa, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Harma.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

1
night
Harma

Harma ©
On the 29th (Mon), find something for the whole family at Powerpark.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Harma route maker tool.

You can drive from Vaasa to Harma in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Harma

Theme Parks
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 30th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Arktikum and then see the top attractions with Feelapland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Wed): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village and then have fun at Santa Claus Office.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Harma to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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