15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Kouvola
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
5
Turku
— 1 night
6
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
7
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Main Church and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kouvola online vacation maker.

Aspen, USA to Kouvola is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Aspen to Kouvola due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Aspen in July, expect nights in Kouvola to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Arboretum Mustila
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 13th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, explore the striking landscape at Punkaharju Ridge, thenwalk around The Parikkala Sculpture Park, thenexplore the activities along Siikalahti Wetland, and finally explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle.

Plan a Savonlinna trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Kouvola to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. You will leave for Kuusamo on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parikkala, Punkaharju Ridge
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
The Parikkala Sculpture Park ©
The Parikkala Sculpture Park
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pieni Karhunkierros Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kuusamo driving holiday planner.

Drive from Savonlinna to Kuusamo in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm ©
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm

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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 17th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenexamine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thentake in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip itinerary planning site.

Do a combination of flight and train from Kuusamo to Tampere in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, have fun at Adventure Park, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Turku online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 20th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Kimito Island trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): make a trip to Hakaniemi Market, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, thenwalk around Observatory Hill Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Helsinki takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

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