15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Muonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
6
Inari
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  4​h
7
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Teijo national park and Tulliniemi Nature Path. Discover out-of-the-way places like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. When in Turku, make a side trip to see Korpo Church in Korpo, approximately 1h 30 min away. There's more to do: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Turku online journey maker .

London, UK to Turku is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from London in April: high temperatures in Turku hover around 9°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Tulliniemi Nature Path, Korpo Church, Teijo national park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 7th (Sun), get outside with Archipelago National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Soderlangvik and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Oro.

For maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Kimito Island journey planning app .

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kimito Island

#Wildlife, #Parks, #Tours
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then pause for some photo ops at Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Kimito Island to Savonlinna by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. April in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

#Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, explore the stunning scenery at Kiutakongas Rapids, and then hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail. Keep things going the next day: hit the slopes at Ruka and then identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo trip itinerary site .

Getting from Savonlinna to Kuusamo by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Savonlinna in April, things will get a bit cooler in Kuusamo: highs are around 3°C and lows about -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Kuusamo

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Ruka ©
Ruka
Safaris

2
nights
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): ski along the peaceful trails at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): fly down the slopes at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then identify plant and animal life at Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Muonio holiday planning tool .

Traveling by car from Kuusamo to Muonio takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In April, daytime highs in Muonio are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Muonio

#Winter Sports, #Outdoors, #Trails

Side Trip

Levi Ski Resort
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, see the interesting displays at Siida, and then experience rural life at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Inari trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Muonio to Inari in 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

#Tours, #Museums, #Outdoors
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Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus
Siida ©
Siida
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Popular historic sites such as Stromforsin ruukki and Snappertunan kirkko are in your itinerary. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen in Raseborg, about 1h 10 min away. Pack the 17th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 9°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stromforsin ruukki, Snappertunan kirkko, Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen
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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Stromforsin ruukki ©
Stromforsin ruukki