15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
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Kotka
— 2 nights
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Inari
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
5
Tampere
— 3 nights

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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.
Kids will enjoy Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Temppeliaukio Church. Take a break from the city and head to Ekenas Archipelago National Park and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 11th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, meet the residents at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki vacation planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Helsinki. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Ekenas Archipelago National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Ekenas Archipelago National Park ©
Ekenas Archipelago National Park
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then examine the collection at Model Railroad Museum Kouvola, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, and then head off the coast to Haapasaari Island.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Kotka trip builder.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kotka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Model Railroad Museum Kouvola, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo

2
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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 15th (Sun): get outside with Lake Inari.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Inari trip builder.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Kotka to Inari takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kotka in July: high temperatures in Inari hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church and then stay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, and then get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Turku holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Turku takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Inari, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Turku, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hatanpaa Arboretum and Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Kids will appreciate attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Rauhaniemi Beach. Step out of Tampere to go to Hameenlinna and see Evo Hiking Area, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Evo Hiking Area
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area