15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Sodankyla
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
6
Mustasaari
— 1 night

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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 3rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, walk around Sibelius Monument, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Varna, Bulgaria to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Varna in September: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Beaches
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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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.
On the 6th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park and then get your game on at Moomin World. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary app.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Sat), get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip maker website.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Sodankyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
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Sodankyla

Sodankyla ©
Sodankylä is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Museum - Gallery Alariesto, then take in the awesome beauty at Luosto, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sodankyla.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sodankyla route planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Tampere to Sodankyla. In September in Sodankyla, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Sodankyla

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums
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Luosto ©
Luosto
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla

3
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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory. Keep things going the next day: catch a live event at Lappi Areena and then find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Sodankyla to Rovaniemi in 2 hours. September in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): snap pictures at Raippaluodon Silta.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari. September in Mustasaari sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

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