15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Jerusalem
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Salo
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  12​h
End: Jerusalem

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 28th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Soderlangvik and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. Here are some ideas for day two: visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kimito Island driving holiday planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Kimito Island is an approximately 13-hour flight. In September, Kimito Island is colder than Jerusalem - with highs of 19°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

6
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Archipelago Trail and Vepsa Island. Get in touch with nature at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Pargas Lime Stone Quarry. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Korpo Church (in Korpo) and Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset (in Nagu). The adventure continues: explore the galleries of Turku Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kupittaa Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Turku online day trip planner .

Getting from Kimito Island to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. September in Turku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Naantali, Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset, Pargas Lime Stone Quarry, Korpo Church
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, then see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum, and then step off the mainland to explore Katanpaa. Here are some ideas for day two: go for a stroll along the water at Isokari Lighthouse.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Uusikaupunki takes 1.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Katanpaa
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Katanpaa ©
Katanpaa
Automobile Museum ©
Automobile Museum

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
On the 8th (Tue), examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then visit a coastal fixture at Bengtskar Lighthouse.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Rosala road trip planning app .

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Rosala in 3.5 hours. In October in Rosala, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Salo.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

3
nights
Salo

Salo ©
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the landscape on two wheels at Teijo national park. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, then don't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, then steep yourself in history at Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Salo trip planning app .

You can drive from Rosala to Salo in 2.5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Salo can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 11th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Salo

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

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

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