14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Oulu
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
3
Heinavesi
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Tampere
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: London

5
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary builder site.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from London to Helsinki, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 7th (Thu), kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Oulu day trip planning tool.

Fly from Helsinki to Oulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. June in Oulu sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Heinavesi.

Things to do in Oulu

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach

3
nights
Heinavesi

Heinavesi ©
Heinävesi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle and then find something for the whole family at Punkaharjun Kesamaa.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Heinavesi trip planner.

You can drive from Oulu to Heinavesi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Oulu in June, expect nights in Heinavesi to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Heinavesi

Nature Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Linnansaari National Park, Punkaharjun Kesamaa, Olavinlinna Castle
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenlet little ones run wild at Adventure Park, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along The Archipelago Trail, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip maker website.

Drive from Heinavesi to Turku in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

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

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Aleksanterin Kirkko, and finally stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tampere route planning site.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Aleksanterin Kirkko ©
Aleksanterin Kirkko

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