15 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

15 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lohja
— Few hours
2
Hanko
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 5 nights
4
Rauma
— 2 nights
5
Kokkola
— 1 night
6
Oulu
— 2 nights
7
Hamina
— 2 nights

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Lohja

Lohja
Lohja is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the Uusimaa region. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Tytyri Mine Experience and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Lawrence.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Lohja online travel route builder.

Los Angeles, USA to Lohja is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles to Lohja, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, Lohja is colder than Los Angeles - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hanko.

Things to do in Lohja

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Church of St. Lawrence
Church of St. Lawrence
Tytyri Mine Experience ©
Tytyri Mine Experience

1
night
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): hike along Tulliniemi Nature Path and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bellevue Beach.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Hanko trip maker site.

Drive from Lohja to Hanko in 1.5 hours. April in Hanko sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Hanko

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path

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nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Visit Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island for some beach relaxation. Your inner history buff will appreciate Archangel Michael's church and Turku Cathedral. The adventure continues: trek along The Archipelago Trail, see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum, stroll around Kupittaa Park, and get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Turku using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Hanko to Turku takes 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, thentake an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, and finally examine the collection at Marela Museum House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, thenview the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rauma road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Kokkola.

Things to do in Rauma

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Pori
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:
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Marela Museum House ©
Marela Museum House
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum ©

1
night
Kokkola

Kokkola ©
Kokkola is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): examine the collection at The Toivonen Animal Park and Peasant Museum and then contemplate the long history of Neristan (Old Wooden Town).

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kokkola trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Rauma to Kokkola in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In May, daytime highs in Kokkola are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Kokkola

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Neristan (Old Wooden Town) ©
Neristan (Old Wooden Town)
The Toivonen Animal Park and Peasant Museum ©

2
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hupisaaret Park. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, explore the world behind art at Oulun Taidemuseo, thenexamine the collection at Oulun Automuseo, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli, and finally admire the striking features of Oulu Cathedral.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu road trip planning site.

You can drive from Kokkola to Oulu in 3 hours. May in Oulu sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Hamina.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Museums Wildlife
Find places to stay May 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Oulu Cathedral ©
Oulu Cathedral
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo

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nights
Hamina

Hamina ©
Hamina is a town and a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the striking features of Main Building of Military School, identify plant and animal life at Riverside Park, thenhike along Santalahti Nature Trail, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kotka Church. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Hamina Town Hall, steep yourself in history at Hamina Fortress, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral, and finally take a stroll through Hamina Old Town.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Hamina online road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Oulu to Hamina with the Route module. When traveling from Oulu in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Hamina: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Hamina

Parks Historic Sites Trails

Side Trip

Kotka
Find places to stay May 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church
Main Building of Military School ©
Main Building of Military School

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