15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland travel route builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

15 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Dusseldorf
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Pyhatunturi
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Rantasalmi
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
4
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Dusseldorf

1
day
Pyhatunturi

Pyhatunturi ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Pyha-Luosto National Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Pyhatunturi road trip tool .

Dusseldorf, Germany to Pyhatunturi is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dusseldorf to Pyhatunturi. In August, Pyhatunturi is a bit cooler than Dusseldorf - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Pyhatunturi

#Parks, #Nature
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
On the 18th (Sun), take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. Keep things going the next day: trek along Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, trek along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the activities along Pielinen.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park trip planner .

Getting from Pyhatunturi to Koli National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: fly. August in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

2
nights
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rantasalmi online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Koli National Park to Rantasalmi in 3 hours. In August in Rantasalmi, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Savonlinna
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mustasaari trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Rantasalmi to Mustasaari takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mustasaari

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Turku Castle and Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum. Popular historic sites such as Turku Cathedral and Kuusisto Manor are in your itinerary. Take a break from Turku with a short trip to Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya, about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip planner .

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Turku takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August in Turku, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Kurjenrahka National Park, Kuusisto Manor, Kauppakeskus Mylly
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 26th (Mon), enjoy the sea views from Archipelago National Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Kimito Island online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

4
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.
Get outdoors at Korkeasaari Zoo and Hietaranta Beach. Get some historical perspective at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Pack the 29th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip planner .

You can drive from Kimito Island to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Theme Parks
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

19 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA May, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, kids, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, outdoors, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 18 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans