15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Rauma
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Kuusamo
— 3 nights
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
5
Inari
— 1 night
6
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
7
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then stop by Patakirppis, then take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then get outside with Kuuskajaskari, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rauma trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Rauma is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Rauma. In September, Rauma is colder than Singapore - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Rauma

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Pori, Uusikaupunki Old Church
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

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Turku

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 25th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To see ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planner.

Drive from Rauma to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Turku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 27th (Thu), get outside with Karhunkierros. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Shopping Center Kumpare, then look for gifts at Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, then fly down the slopes at Ruka, and finally experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Kuusamo travel tool.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Turku to Kuusamo in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. While traveling from Turku, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kuusamo, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks
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Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros
Ruka ©
Ruka
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

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

Drive from Kuusamo to Saariselka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Saariselka are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports · Nature · Outdoors
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Inari trip planner.

You can drive from Saariselka to Inari in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors · Museums · Historic Sites
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Punkaharju Ridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna online holiday planner.

You can fly from Inari to Savonlinna in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in October, things will get a bit warmer in Savonlinna: highs are around 7°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Punkaharju Ridge, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Market Square Kauppatori. There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, look for gifts at Artisaani, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and browse the different shops at Stockmann Department Store.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral