15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly + Drive:  12 h
1
Kouvola
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Joensuu
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Saariselka
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Taxi + Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

3
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kouvola: Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju), Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail & Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth) and Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park, examine the collection at Kouvola City Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, and delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kouvola trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Kouvola is an approximately 12.5- hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Kouvola. In June, Kouvola is cooler than New Delhi - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Woikosken Automuseo, Valkmusa National Park, Arboretum Mustila
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park

4
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Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Joensuu: Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli), Koli National Park (Paha-Koli Hill, Akka-Koli Hill, &more) and Lieksa (Neitikoski Rapids & Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto). The adventure continues: get outside with Utransaari/ The Utra Island.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Joensuu trip itinerary app.

Drive from Kouvola to Joensuu in 4 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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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.
Step out of Saariselka with an excursion to Juutua Nature Trail in Inari--about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park, hike along Ruijanpolku Trail, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka travel route builder app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Joensuu to Saariselka. In June, Saariselka is little chillier than Joensuu - with highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Juutua Nature Trail, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park

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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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip tool.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Saariselka to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Saariselka in June: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Labyrinth Games Room Escape ©
Labyrinth Games Room Escape

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