15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Hanko
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
4
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
5
Asikkala
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Ruotsinpyhtaa
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Singapore

6
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Katajanokka and Stockmann Department Store. For shopping fun, head to Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa) or Kamppi Shopping Centre. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Helsinki to be colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Parks Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step off the beaten path and head to Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Kauppakeskus Mylly and Ruokapuoti Lumo. Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Pargas Church (in Pargas), Nagu Church (in Nagu) and Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross & Old Rauma). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Korpo Church.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip app.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Hanko.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Rauma, Pargas Church, Korpo Church, Nagu Church, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): stroll through Bellevue Beach and then don't miss a visit to Hanko Water Tower.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Hanko online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Hanko takes 2 hours. December in Hanko sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Hanko Water Tower
Hanko Water Tower

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 25th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, and then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, get all the information you need at Riihisaari, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, browse the fresh offerings at Savonlinna Market Square, thenlook for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Hanko to Savonlinna with the Route module. In December, Savonlinna is a bit cooler than Hanko - with highs of -1°C and lows of -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Asikkala.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
night
Asikkala

Asikkala ©
Asikkala is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall and then do a tasting at Pihamaa Estate & Winery.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Asikkala trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Asikkala takes 3 hours. December in Asikkala sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Ruotsinpyhtaa.

Things to do in Asikkala

Wineries Shopping

Side Trip

Sibelius Hall
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

1
day
Ruotsinpyhtaa

Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Ruotsinpyhtää is a former municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, and then contemplate the long history of Stromforsin Ruukki.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Ruotsinpyhtaa trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Asikkala to Ruotsinpyhtaa takes 2 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to -1°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ruotsinpyhtaa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry

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