15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Tahkovuori
— 3 nights
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Vuokatti
— 3 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
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Oulu
— 1 night
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Jyvaskyla
— 1 night

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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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 appreciate attractions like Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Arctic Expedition. Step off the beaten path and head to Brunberg Candy Factory Shop and Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula). There's more to do: get outside with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto.

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

If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Tahkovuori.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Shopping

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Tahkovuori

Tahkovuori ©
Visiting Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto and Snellman Park will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Venajanhiekka and Tahko Farmi. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tahkovuori: Pikku Pietarin Torikuja (in Kuopio) and Riuttala Farmhouse Museum (in Karttula).

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tahkovuori trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tahkovuori in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Vuokatti.

Things to do in Tahkovuori

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

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State Park
Snellman Park
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Pikku Pietarin Torikuja
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Vuokatti

Vuokatti ©
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Vuokatinvaara and Kainuun Vaellustalli. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wild Taiga and Hiukka. Change things up with these side-trips from Vuokatti: Paltaniemi Church (in Paltamo), Wilds Piira (in Kuhmo) and Kajaani Church (in Kajaani).

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vuokatti trip planner.

You can drive from Tahkovuori to Vuokatti in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Vuokatti are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vuokatti

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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Outdoor Activity
Kainuun Vaellustalli
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Lookout
Vuokatinvaara
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step off the beaten path and head to Korouoma Canyon and Moomin Snowcastle. Visiting Tornio Golf and Kopara Reindeer Park will get you outdoors. Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Tornio to see Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda about 1h 40 min away. There's still lots to do: get curious at Pilke Science Centre, try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi, and have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip tool.

Getting from Vuokatti to Rovaniemi by car takes about 4.5 hours. In July in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can take a train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games · Theme Parks · Parks · Golf

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Wildlife Area
Kopara Reindeer Park
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Geologic Formation
Korouoma Canyon
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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): stroll around Hupisaaret Park.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Oulu road trip site.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Oulu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Wildlife
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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): stroll around Maki-Matin perhepuisto, get some fabulous bargains at Panda Factory Outlet, and then find something for the whole family at Nokkakivi Amusement Park.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Oulu to Jyvaskyla takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Theme Parks · Parks · Shopping

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Factory Outlet
Panda Factory Outlet
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