14 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

14 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finnish Archipelago holiday planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Kotka
— 3 nights
2
Pori
— 2 nights
3
Hanko
— 1 night
4
Oulu
— 1 night
5
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
6
Turku
— 2 nights

3
nights
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. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, take an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and then examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kotka trip planner.

Indianapolis, USA to Kotka is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. In June, Kotka is slightly colder than Indianapolis - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Museums
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Kirjurinluoto, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori trip planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Pori in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Rauma
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

1
night
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Hanko Water Tower and then stroll through Bellevue Beach.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanko trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Pori to Hanko takes 3.5 hours. June in Hanko sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Hanko Water Tower
Hanko Water Tower

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Oulu route maker app.

Explore your travel options from Hanko to Oulu with the Route module. In June, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Toripolliisi ©
Toripolliisi

2
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, steep yourself in history at Bomarsund, thensteep yourself in history at The Maritime Quarter, and finally catch a live event at Wiklof Holding Arena. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn trip itinerary tool.

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 in Mariehamn, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Sund, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Bomarsund ©
Bomarsund

2
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 28th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle. Keep things going the next day: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, thenbrowse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Turku online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

Similar Plans

25 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Porvoo, Finnish Archipelago & Helsinki BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 4 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 21 days in Finland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM FINLAND June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: June, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 6 days in Lakeland, Finnish Archipelago & Helsinki BY A USER FROM INDIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 4 days in Finnish Archipelago & Helsinki BY A USER FROM GREECE May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM INDIA March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM GHANA July, popular sights Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Finnish Archipelago BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular sights Preferences: May Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Finnish Archipelago, Lakeland & Helsinki BY A USER FROM KUWAIT June, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans