15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
2
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
3
Kotka
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Ahmedabad

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): see Santa Claus Office, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. On the next day, examine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi day trip website.

Ahmedabad, India to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Ahmedabad to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, Rovaniemi is cooler than Ahmedabad - with highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Tours Outdoors
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, thenexplore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and finally trek along Herajarvi Hiking Trail. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, thenhike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, and finally stroll through Akka-Koli Hill.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In July, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

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. Get out of town with these interesting Kotka side-trips: Kouvola (Kouvola City Museum & Repovesi National Park). There's much more to do: stroll around Riverside Park, hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, and take a stroll through Linden Esplanade.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kotka tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Kotka in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Kouvola
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden

2
nights
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 9th (Thu): browse the collection at Turku City Library, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, get your game on at Moomin World, thenmake a trip to Naantali Old Town, and finally trek along The Archipelago Trail.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Turku in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

5
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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: explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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