15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 2 nights
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 3 nights
4
Levi
— 2 nights
5
Saariselka
— 1 night
6
Kouvola
— 2 nights
7
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and then enjoy breathtaking views from Nasinneula Tower.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Tampere tour planning app.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Tampere is 2 hours. Traveling from London in August, plan for little chillier nights in Tampere, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

1
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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 16th (Fri), kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, thenmake a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Pori visit planner.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Pori sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

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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.
Get outdoors at Teijo National Park and Bike Rental - by Carfield. Discover out-of-the-way places like Naantali Old Town and Old Rauma. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Old Rauma, Teijo National Park, Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Levi trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Turku to Levi by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Levi is slightly colder than Turku - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort and then hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park.

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

You can fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. August in Saariselka sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Kouvola.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Woikosken Automuseo, thenexplore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park, and then examine the collection at Kouvola City Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, thenidentify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kouvola trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Kouvola takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Saariselka in August: high temperatures in Kouvola hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Sapokka Water Garden, Woikosken Automuseo, Arboretum Mustila
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nuuksio National Park and Hakaniemi Market. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and make a trip to Senate Square.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki planner.

Traveling by car from Kouvola to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

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