15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
5
Kuusamo
— 2 nights
6
Helsinki
— 4 nights

3
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kimito Island trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Kimito Island is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect nights in Kimito Island to be colder, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

1
night
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 6th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenlet the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Turku day trip site.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Wed), get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere route maker website.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, make a trip to Pikkukirkko, thenbrowse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

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Drive from Tampere to Savonlinna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) 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

2
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then stop by Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop. On the next day, look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare, explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, and then hike along Pieni Karhunkierros Trail.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kuusamo trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Savonlinna to Kuusamo by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. August in Kuusamo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) for their historical value. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Hakaniemi Market, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki itinerary site.

You can fly from Kuusamo to Helsinki in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Kuusamo in August, you will find days in Helsinki are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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