15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kuopio
— 3 nights
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Sotkamo
— 2 nights
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Oulu
— 3 nights
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Kuusamo
— 4 nights
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Kemijarvi
— 2 nights

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Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Explore Kuopio's surroundings by going to Koli National Park (Uhrihalkeama, Ukko-Koli Hill, &more) and Heinavesi (New Valamo Monastery & Lintula Convent). And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Nikolaos Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, and ponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Kuopio trip itinerary builder.

Helsinki to Kuopio is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Kuopio can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Kuopio

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Trails

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Must see
Puijo Tower
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Government Building
Kuopio Market City Hall
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Hiking Trail
Ukko-Koli Hill
4.8

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Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. On the 20th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Hiukka, head outdoors with Kainuun Vaellustalli, and then stroll through Venajanhiekka.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sotkamo trip planning tool.

You can drive from Kuopio to Sotkamo in 3 hours. August in Sotkamo sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Outdoor Activity
Kainuun Vaellustalli
4.8

3
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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Oulu is known for shopping, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, engage your brain at Tietomaa, admire the landmark architecture of Oulu Cathedral, and walk around Ainolan Puisto.

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You can drive from Sotkamo to Oulu in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Museums · Nature · Childrens Museums

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Must see
Nallikari Beach
4.4
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Flea Market
Kauppahalli
4.0
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Monument
Toripolliisi
3.8

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Kuusamo side-trips: Pieni Karhunkierros Trail (in Juuma) and The Silent People (in Suomussalmi). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. There's lots more to do: head outdoors with Karhunkierros, explore the stunning scenery at Julma Olkky, see exotic creatures in open habitats at Kuusamo Safaris Day Tours, and explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kuusamo trip planning website.

You can drive from Oulu to Kuusamo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August in Kuusamo, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kemijarvi.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife

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Must see
Ruka
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Outdoor Activity
Karhunkierros
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Landmark
The Silent People
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Kemijarvi

Kemijarvi ©
Kemijärvi is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Luosto Adventures, discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland, then hit the slopes at Pyhatunturi, and finally take in the history at Joutsijarven Bunkkerit. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Kemijarvi trip planner.

Getting from Kuusamo to Kemijarvi by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Kemijarvi, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kemijarvi

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Ski Area
Pyhatunturi
4.6

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