14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  13 h
1
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Sotkamo
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Riisitunturi National Park and Shopping Center Kumpare. Visiting Pieni Karhunkierros Trail and Kiutakongas Rapids will get you outdoors.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kuusamo journey planning tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Kuusamo is an approximately 15.5- hour flight. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in August, with highs in Kuusamo at 20°C and lows at 10°C. On the 18th (Sun), you're off to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, Riisitunturi National Park
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail

1
night
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): get great views at Vuokatinvaara, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hiukka, and then get outside with Kainuun Vaellustalli.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sotkamo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Sotkamo takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Vuokatinvaara
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Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli
Vuokatinvaara ©
Vuokatinvaara

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna day trip site.

Traveling by car from Sotkamo to Savonlinna takes 4.5 hours. August in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Archipelago National Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kimito Island online trip maker.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kimito Island in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. In August, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Bring the kids along to Vepsa Island and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Turku Castle and Ett Hem Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral and browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Turku day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

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

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Shop till you drop at Hakaniemi Market and Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa). Pack the 28th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Helsinki travel planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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