14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Rantasalmi
— 1 night
4
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
5
Mustasaari
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) for their historical value. Pack the 21st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, get your game on at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Zurich to Helsinki is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zurich in August: highs in Helsinki hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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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 23rd (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Kurjenrahka National Park and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, relax and rejuvenate at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turku driving holiday planning tool.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

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Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Mekaanisen Musiikin Museo.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rantasalmi trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Rantasalmi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, daily temperatures in Rantasalmi can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Mekaanisen Musiikin Museo ©
Mekaanisen Musiikin Museo
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): delve into the lush surroundings at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the activities along Pielinen.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park trip planner.

Drive from Rantasalmi to Koli National Park in 3 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): take in the pleasant sights at Saltkaret. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Mustasaari trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Koli National Park to Mustasaari in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

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