15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Pori
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h 45 min
5
Kuusamo
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Inari
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  4 h
7
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: London

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 12th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea, enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then stroll through Yyteri Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pori day trip app.

London, UK to Pori is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. When traveling from London in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Pori: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and Turku Castle. Visiting Teijo National Park and Vepsa Island will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel.

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

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Teijo National Park
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 16th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, then head off the coast to Kobba Klintar, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally examine the collection at Museumship Pommern.

To find photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Mariehamn road trip planning app.

You can fly from Turku to Mariehamn in 2 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. June in Mariehamn sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården ©

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral, and finally look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna tour itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Mariehamn to Savonlinna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

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

3
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Explore hidden gems such as Riisitunturi National Park and Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop. Get in touch with nature at Pieni Karhunkierros Trail and Kiutakongas Rapids. Step out of Kuusamo to go to Taivalkoski and see Jalavan Kauppa, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare, examine the collection at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

For photos and other tourist information, use the Kuusamo driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kuusamo in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. When traveling from Savonlinna in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kuusamo: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Jalavan Kauppa, Riisitunturi National Park, Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Inari trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kuusamo to Inari takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Inari are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. You'll explore and learn at Kansallisgalleria and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, explore the wide array of goods at Stockmann Department Store, and look for gifts at Artisaani.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Helsinki using our trip planner.

Getting from Inari to Helsinki by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Inari in June, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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