16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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16 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
6
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 4th (Sat), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then enjoy some diversion at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): make a trip to Lordi's Square, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then get curious at Pilke Science Centre, and finally explore and take pictures at Lappi Areena.

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Singapore, Singapore to Rovaniemi is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Singapore to Rovaniemi, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Singapore in August; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Theme Parks Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): stroll through Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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You can drive from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari in 7.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, and finally appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Savonlinna tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Savonlinna takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Wed), see the sky in a new way at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Alko, stop by Hameenkatu, then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tampere tour itinerary site .

You can drive from Savonlinna to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Alko ©
Alko

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pori trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Pori sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 11th (Sat), browse the collection at Turku City Library, then explore the galleries of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Keep things going the next day: gain insight at Turku Cathedral, then examine the collection at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally have fun at Moomin World.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

5
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.
Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, and meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner .

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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