15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Oulu
— 1 night
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Koli National Park
— 3 nights
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 1 night
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Turku
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, University of Oulu, then walk around Hupisaaret Park, and finally stroll around Ainolan Puisto.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Oulu day trip planner.

London, UK to Oulu is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Oulu is 2 hours. When traveling from London in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Oulu: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 18:
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Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Ainolan Puisto ©
Ainolan Puisto

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Paha-Koli Hill, trek along Akka-Koli Hill, take some stellar pictures from Rylays Hill, and make a trip to Paateri.

To find out how to plan a trip to Koli National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Oulu to Koli National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In July in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to Kouvola.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 21:
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, explore the striking landscape at Hiidenvuori, then take an in-depth tour of World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Tykkimaen Sauna.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Kouvola takes 5 hours. July in Kouvola sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kouvola

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Tampere road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Kouvola to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): test your problem-solving skills at Mysteeri Pori - Escape Room with a Story, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Pori online journey planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

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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 27th (Tue): hike along Bike Rental - by Carfield, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and finally examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Turku tour planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

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Helsinki

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.
Pack the 30th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Helsinki vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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