16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 day
4
Pori
— 2 nights
5
Turku
— 3 nights
6
Kimito Island
— 2 nights

3
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Temppeliaukio Church and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). Pack the 3rd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), get a taste of the local shopping with Hakaniemi Market, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. When traveling from Mumbai in July, plan for little chillier days in Helsinki, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo, Arboretum Mustila
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Siikalahti Wetland, see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna tour itinerary maker app.

Drive from Helsinki to Savonlinna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 5th (Mon), you're off to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church, Siikalahti Wetland
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
day
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, explore the historical opulence of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, thenexamine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, and finally take a leisurely stroll along The Maritime Quarter.

Before you visit Mariehamn, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Savonlinna to Mariehamn in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, Kastelholm Castle
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Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, thentake an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, thenenjoy the sea views from Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea, thentake in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Pori trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mariehamn to Pori in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauma, Villa Mairea
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step out of the city life by going to Vepsa Island and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Turku itinerary planner.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Beaches
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

You can plan Kimito Island trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

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