14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Inari
— 1 night
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Kuusamo
— 1 night
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Kotka
— 4 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.
On the 10th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria. Here are some ideas for day two: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki itinerary site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in April, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 9°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Inari online day trip planner.

You can fly from Helsinki to Inari in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in April, expect Inari to be little chillier, temps between 3°C and -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Tours · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 15th (Mon), examine the collection at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, then stroll through Ruka, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kuusamo online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Levi to Kuusamo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Ruka ©
Ruka
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, see the interesting displays at Louhisaari Manor, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then identify plant and animal life at Vepsa Island.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Turku attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Kuusamo to Turku in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Kuusamo in April; daily highs in Turku reach 9°C and lows reach -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor

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Kotka

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. Step out of the city life by going to Lehman and Arboretum Mustila. Discover out-of-the-way places like Maritime Centre Vellamo and Salpa Line Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Hiidenvuori (in Iitti), Bunker Museum (in Virolahti) and Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, contemplate the long history of St. John's Church, stroll around Riverside Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kotka trip itinerary app.

Getting from Turku to Kotka by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. April in Kotka sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori

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