14 days in Finnish Archipelago & Helsinki Itinerary

14 days in Finnish Archipelago & Helsinki Itinerary

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Oulu
— Few hours
Fly
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Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
Fly
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Turku
— 1 night
Drive
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Pori
— 1 night
Drive
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Hanko
— 3 nights
Drive
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Kotka
— 3 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Oulu

Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 28th (Thu), stroll through Nallikari Beach.

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Toronto, Canada to Oulu is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Oulu. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Toronto in June; daily highs in Oulu reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Oulu

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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2
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Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 29th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Kobba Klintar, brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, and then examine the collection at Museumship Pommern.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Oulu to Mariehamn takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, daytime highs in Mariehamn are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:

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Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 30th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Mariehamn to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 1:

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Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Pori online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 2:

3
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Hanko

Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Tulliniemi Nature Path, enjoy breathtaking views from Hanko Water Tower, and then stroll through Bellevue Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Hanko trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Pori to Hanko takes 3.5 hours. July in Hanko sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

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3
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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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Valkmusa National Park and Santalahti Nature Trail. Step out of the city life by going to Riverside Park and Haapasaari Island. Go for a jaunt from Kotka to Ruotsinpyhtaa to see Stromforsin Ruukki about 34 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Kotka trip planning website.

Drive from Hanko to Kotka in 3.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Design Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
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