15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Lahti
— 5 nights
3
Ruotsinpyhtaa
— 1 night
4
Jarvenpaa
— 3 nights

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Finnish Aviation Museum and Katajanokka. Change things up with a short trip to Inkoon kirkko in Inkoo (about 52 minutes away). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki route builder site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Helsinki is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki is 1 hour. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, Finnish Aviation Museum, Inkoon kirkko
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

5
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vapriikin Museokeskus and Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. Maritime Centre Vellamo and Sarkanniemi Theme Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Repovesi National Park (in Kouvola), Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden & Museum of Aviation) and Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju). There's more to do: see the interesting displays at Radio and TV Museum and buy something for everyone on your list at Shopping Centre Karisma.

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Traveling by train from Helsinki to Lahti takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Ruotsinpyhtaa.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Tampere, Kotka, Repovesi National Park, Woikosken Automuseo
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

1
night
Ruotsinpyhtaa

Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Ruotsinpyhtää is a former municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Eijas Garden, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, and then contemplate the long history of Stromforsin Ruukki.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Ruotsinpyhtaa road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Lahti to Ruotsinpyhtaa takes 2 hours. June in Ruotsinpyhtaa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Jarvenpaa.

Things to do in Ruotsinpyhtaa

Historic Sites Parks
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Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa
Eijas Garden ©
Eijas Garden

3
nights
Jarvenpaa

Jarvenpaa ©
Järvenpää is a town and municipality of Finland.HistoryJärvenpää was separated from its parent community Tuusula in 1951. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cathedral of Porvoo and Heureka. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St Michael Church and Ahola. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jarvenpaa: Riihimaki (Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum), Hunting Museum of Finland, &more). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius and explore the different monuments and memorials at Tuusula Church.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Jarvenpaa journey builder site.

Getting from Ruotsinpyhtaa to Jarvenpaa by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June in Jarvenpaa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jarvenpaa

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Riihimaki, St Michael Church, Heureka, Cathedral of Porvoo, Tuusula Church
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Heureka ©
Heureka
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
St Michael Church ©
St Michael Church

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