15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kotka
— 2 nights
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Joensuu
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Vaasa
— 1 night
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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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. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Santalahti Nature Trail, then walk around Riverside Park, then stroll around Sapokka Water Garden, and finally step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth. On the next day, examine the collection at Salpa Line Museum and then delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kotka day trip planner.

Jaipur, India to Kotka is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Jaipur to Kotka, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Kotka is much colder than Jaipur - with highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Salpa Line Museum ©
Salpa Line Museum
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

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Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Explore Joensuu's surroundings by going to Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli), Koli National Park (Paha-Koli Hill, Pielinen, &more) and Paateri (in Lieksa).

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Joensuu trip planner.

Getting from Kotka to Joensuu by car takes about 4.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Joensuu can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy and then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online travel planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Joensuu to Rovaniemi. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Shopping
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Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 24th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, and then examine the collection at Terranova.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Vaasa online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Vaasa takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. On your second day here, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, then take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, then stroll through The Archipelago Trail, and finally admire the natural beauty at Kultaranta Garden.

For where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Turku day trip tool.

Drive from Vaasa to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August in Turku, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki itinerary website.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 30:
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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