15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  4 h 15 min
1
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Lappeenranta
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  3 h
End: Stockholm

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Birthplace of Jean Sibelius will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Vapriikin Museokeskus and The Parola Armour Museum. Step out of Tampere with an excursion to Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum in Janakkala--about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, examine the collection at Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia, explore the world behind art at Maltinranta Artcenter, and explore the historical opulence of Stone Castle of Pirunvuori.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Tampere is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Kangasala, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, The Parola Armour Museum, Stone Castle of Pirunvuori, Birthplace of Jean Sibelius
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

2
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 5th (Fri), go for a walk through Tourujoen Luontopolku, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Keuruu, and finally examine the collection at Finnish Air Force Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, examine the collection at The Craft Museum of Finland, thenlearn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko).

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla trip maker tool.

You can drive from Tampere to Jyvaskyla in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Explore hidden gems such as Olavinlinna Castle and St. John's Church. Museum-lovers will appreciate Lappeenranta Fortress and Lappeenrannan taidemuseo. Explore Lappeenranta's surroundings by going to Woikosken tehdasmuseo (in Mantyharju), Maritime Centre Vellamo (in Kotka) and Hiidenvuori (in Iitti). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Lemin kirkko, don't miss a visit to Sandcastle Lappeenranta, and appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lappeenranta trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Lappeenranta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. June in Lappeenranta sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Savonlinna, Hamina, Woikosken tehdasmuseo, Maritime Centre Vellamo, Taipalsaaren kirkko
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress

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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church for their historical value. Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Mannerheim Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Heureka in Vantaa (about 32 minutes away). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Finnish Aviation Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and steep yourself in history at The Aalto House.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsinki holiday planner.

You can drive from Lappeenranta to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Vantaa, EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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