15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Helsinki
— 1 night
Drive
2
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Fly
4
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly
5
Inari
— 1 night
Drive
6
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Drive
7
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
On the 8th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, then take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and finally examine the collection at Design Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip site.

Birmingham, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Birmingham to Helsinki is 2 hours. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Kimito Island.

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2
nights
Kimito Island

On the 10th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park.

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Traveling by car from Helsinki to Kimito Island takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Museums
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Oro ©
Wildlife Area
Oro
4.7
Soderlangvik Gard
Art Museum
Soderlangvik Gard
4.5

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nights
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 12th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naantali Church, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and finally kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku online journey planner.

Getting from Kimito Island to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 14th (Fri), head off the coast to Kobba Klintar, brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, and then examine the collection at Museumship Pommern.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Mariehamn day trip website.

Getting from Turku to Mariehamn by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Museumship Pommern ©
Specialty Museum
Museumship Pommern
4.5
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Military Museum
Aland Maritime Museum
4.7
Kobba Klintar ©
Island
Kobba Klintar
4.7

1
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Inari

Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 15th (Sat), trek along Juutua Nature Trail, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Inari visit website.

Getting from Mariehamn to Inari by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. In June, Inari is a bit cooler than Mariehamn - with highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Museums · Trails

Side Trip

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night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): examine the collection at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, and then hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get outside with Karhunkierros.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Kuusamo online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Inari to Kuusamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Kuusamo are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

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Karhunkierros ©
Outdoor Activity
Karhunkierros
4.9
Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Water Body
Kiutakongas Rapids
4.8

1
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Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Savonlinna takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Kuusamo in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Savonlinna, with highs around 21°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
4.4

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Kouvola

Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. On the 20th (Thu), take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, then take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenvuori, and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): hike along Santalahti Nature Trail and then stroll around Riverside Park.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kouvola, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kouvola in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Arboretum Mustila ©
Wildlife Area
Arboretum Mustila
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Hiidenvuori ©
Geologic Formation
Hiidenvuori
4.4

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