15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Adelaide
Fly + Drive:  30 h
1
Pernio
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Poytya
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Turku
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  31 h
End: Adelaide

1
night
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy, thendon't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Muurla Design Marketing Oy. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Pernio vacation planning site.

Adelaide, Australia to Pernio is an approximately 31-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Australian Central Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -7.5 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Adelaide in December: high temperatures in Pernio hover around 3°C and lows are around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Pernio

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Salo
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy
Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy

1
night
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Poytya trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Pernio to Poytya in 1.5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Poytya

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church, thensee the interesting displays at Bonk Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Isokari Lighthouse.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Uusikaupunki trip planner.

Drive from Poytya to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums
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Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Let the collections at Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre capture your imagination. Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: attend a concert at Sibeliusmuseum, enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Turku vacation maker.

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Turku in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 15:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Archipelago National Park. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip planning tool.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

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