15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
Drive:  1 h 15 min
1
Lahti
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Jyvaskyla
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Oulu
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Drive:  10 h
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, don't miss a visit to Musical Fountain, and then learn about winemaking at Pihamaa Estate & Winery. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Päijänteen kansallispuisto.

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Helsinki to Lahti is an approximately 1- hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pihamaa Estate & Winery, Päijänteen kansallispuisto
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Päijänteen kansallispuisto ©
Päijänteen kansallispuisto
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain ©
Musical Fountain

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): whizz through the canopy at Laajis. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip planner.

You can drive from Lahti to Jyvaskyla in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Jyvaskyla when traveling from Lahti in June, with lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Leivonmaki National Park
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Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

2
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 9th (Sat), browse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli, pause for some serene contemplation at Oulu Cathedral, then explore the world behind art at Oulun Taidemuseo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, view the masterpieces at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, then see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, and finally stroll around Hupisaaret Park.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Oulu holiday planner.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Haukipudas Church
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo ©
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Head to Marttiini Store Old Factory and Kauppakeskus Sampokeskusfor some retail therapy. Get some historical perspective at German Soldier s Cemetery and Rovaniemi Church. Explore Rovaniemi's surroundings by going to Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland), Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Church of Sodankyla (in Sodankyla). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon, see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, get engrossed in the history at Forestry Museum of Lapland, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Tornio Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip planner.

You can take a train from Oulu to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Luosto, Tornio Church, Pyha-Luosto National Park, Korouoma Canyon, Church of Sodankyla
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German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon

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