15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Jyvaskyla
— 2 nights
3
Savonlinna
— 3 nights
4
Kouvola
— 3 nights

6
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 Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Turku Cathedral. Let the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala) and Turku (Ett Hem Museum, Turku Biological Museum, &more). The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Helsinki is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus 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, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Turku, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

2
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), examine the collection at Toivolan Vanha Piha, thensee the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland, and finally admire the masterpieces at Jyvaskyla Art Museum.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla day trip site.

Drive from Helsinki to Jyvaskyla in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Helsinki in June, Jyvaskyla is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Church of Keuruu, Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko)
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko) ©
Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko)

3
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
You'll explore and learn at S/S Salama and Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum. Olavinlinna Castle and Savonlinna Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Savonlinna side-trips: Salpa Line (in Kerimaki) and Tohmajarven kirkko (in Tohmajarvi). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkkoniemen Kellotapuli, appreciate the history behind The Spirit of the fortress, steep yourself in history at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Kerimaki, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Tohmajarven kirkko
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Tohmajarven kirkko ©
Tohmajarven kirkko
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

3
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Get some cultural insight at Lappeenranta Fortress and Maritime Centre Vellamo. World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill and Sandcastle Lappeenranta will appeal to history buffs. When in Kouvola, make a side trip to see Salpa Line Museum in Miehikkala, approximately Miehikkala away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila and see the interesting displays at Kouvola City Museum.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Kouvola journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kouvola takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Kouvola, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Maritime Centre Vellamo, Arboretum Mustila, Salpa Line Museum
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Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

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