15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Leipzig
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  6 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Loviisa
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h
3
Oulu
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Fiskars
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Tampere
— 3 nights
+3
Train + Fly + Bus + Train:  7 h 45 min
End: Leipzig

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.
Let the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Leipzig, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Leipzig to Helsinki is 1 hour. While traveling from Leipzig, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

1
night
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, make a trip to Porvoo Old Town, thensteep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, and finally don't miss a visit to Orthodox Church Porvoo.

Start your trip to Loviisa by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Helsinki to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. In August in Loviisa, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Loviisan kirkko ©
Loviisan kirkko
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Orthodox Church Porvoo ©
Orthodox Church Porvoo

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 19th (Mon), walk around Hupisaaret Park, kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, and then have some family-friendly fun at Oulu Climbing Centre.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Oulu journey planning website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Loviisa to Oulu. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fiskars.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Oulu Climbing Centre ©
Oulu Climbing Centre

3
nights
Fiskars

Fiskars ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Teijo National Park and Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fiskars: Tulliniemi Nature Path (in Hanko) and Forssa Museum (in Forssa).

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Fiskars day trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Oulu to Fiskars with the Route module. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Fiskars

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Tulliniemi Nature Path, Forssa Museum, Teijo National Park, Snappertunan kirkko, Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen
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Fiskars Village ©
Fiskars Village
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path

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nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore hidden gems such as Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Turku Cathedral and Uto will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Turku with an excursion to Korpo Church in Korpo--about 2h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, look for all kinds of wild species at Vepsa Island, let little ones run wild at Adventure Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Fiskars to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Korpo Church
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Step out of the city life by going to Hatanpaa Arboretum and Riihiniemen Uimaranta. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Vapriikin Museokeskus. Step out of Tampere with an excursion to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto in Ylojarvi--about 1 hour away. And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, and take an in-depth tour of Emil Aaltosen Museo.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Tampere route planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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