14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly to Kittilä Airport, Drive to Levi
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Levi
— 1 night
Drive
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Kuusamo
— 2 nights
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Turku
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Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly

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night
Levi

Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Levi journey builder app.

New York City, USA to Levi is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Levi is 7 hours. While traveling from New York City, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Levi, ranging from highs of 50°F to lows of 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Nature · Trails · Winter Sports

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
4.4

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 11th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, and then stroll through Pieni Karhunkierros Trail. On your second day here, fly down the slopes at Ruka.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kuusamo road trip app.

Drive from Levi to Kuusamo in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 50°F in May, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Water Body
Kiutakongas Rapids
4.8
Ruka ©
Ski Area
Ruka
4.4

2
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 13th (Mon), deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, then have fun at Adventure Park, then get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and finally step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island. On the next day, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally make a trip to Naantali Old Town.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Turku trip builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Kuusamo to Turku takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Kuusamo in May, with highs in Turku at 59°F and lows at 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Vepsa Island ©
Beach
Vepsa Island
4.0
Naantali Old Town ©
Neighborhood
Naantali Old Town
4.3

3
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Take a break from the city and head to Hatanpaa Arboretum and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower and Riihiniemen Uimaranta. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

Side Trip

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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Wildlife Area
Hatanpaa Arboretum
4.9

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 18th (Sat), step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach Mansikkalahti, then wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Valkmusa National Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Kotka online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Tampere to Kotka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in May, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

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2
nights
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.
On the 20th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market. On your second day here, wander the streets of Katajanokka and then take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Helsinki vacation maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Nature & Wildlife Tours
5.0
Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
4.3
Ullanlinna ©
Neighborhood
Ullanlinna
4.3

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