15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rovaniemi
— 1 night
2
Mustasaari
— 1 day
3
Savonlinna
— 1 night
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
5
Pori
— 1 night
6
Turku
— 2 nights
7
Helsinki
— 4 nights

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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 9th (Sun): make a trip to Lordi's Square, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, see Santa Claus Office, thenmake a trip to Santa Claus Village, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and then catch a live event at Lappi Areena.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi route planner.

Newcastle upon Tyne, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car, train, and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Newcastle upon Tyne in September, expect Rovaniemi to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 11th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Mustasaari trip itinerary builder site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari. In September, daytime highs in Mustasaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenget all the information you need at Riihisaari, and finally appreciate the history behind The Spirit of the fortress. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Savonlinna trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Savonlinna. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Linnansaari National Park
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, tour the pleasant surroundings at Suolijarvi Beach, thenlook for gifts at Alko, and finally look for gifts at Keittioelamaa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tampere online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Tampere are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Keittioelamaa ©
Keittioelamaa

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, thenmake a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori route builder.

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally get your game on at Moomin World. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Turku using our trip planner.

Drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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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.
Pack the 20th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

Discover how to plan a Helsinki trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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