15 days in Southwest Finland & Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland & Central Finland Itinerary

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Pernio
— 3 nights
2
Kimito Island
— 4 nights
3
Turku
— 7 nights
4
Jyvaskyla
— Few hours

3
nights
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Teijo National Park and Raseborg Castle. Take a break from the city and head to Ekenas Archipelago National Park and Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen. Go for a jaunt from Pernio to Raseborg to see Ekenas Old Town about 40 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Snappertunan kirkko.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Pernio holiday site.

Helsinki to Pernio is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Pernio are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Pernio

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Raseborg, Snappertunan kirkko
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ekenas Archipelago National Park ©
Ekenas Archipelago National Park
Raseborg Castle ©
Raseborg Castle

4
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Take a break from the city and head to Oro and Archipelago National Park. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bellevue Beach and Helsingholm Guest Harbour. Get out of town with these interesting Kimito Island side-trips: Hanko (Hanko Museum & Hanko Water Tower).

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kimito Island travel itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Pernio to Kimito Island. In July, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Hanko
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get outdoors at Vepsa Island and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Explore hidden gems such as Turku Castle and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya), Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Rauma (Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, Old Rauma, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, don't miss a visit to Naantali Old Town, take an in-depth tour of Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House, and hike along The Archipelago Trail.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip maker website.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauma, Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park, Louhisaari Manor
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

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hours
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and then learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Jyvaskyla takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
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Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum

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