16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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16 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Mustasaari
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Kimito Island
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): stop by Your Piece Of Finland. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas and then browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker .

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Rovaniemi. Traveling from London in November, things will get much colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -2°C and lows about -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Mustasaari travel route planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Rovaniemi in November; daily highs in Mustasaari reach 3°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Pori online trip planner .

You can drive from Mustasaari to Pori in 3 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Turku Cathedral and Kuusisto Manor are in your itinerary. When in Turku, make a side trip to see Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya, approximately 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Turku vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November in Turku, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Kurjenrahka National Park, Kuusisto Manor
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in November, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

7
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.
Fortress of Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Stromforsin ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, enjoy some friendly competition at Flamingo Entertainment Center, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary builder .

Drive from Kimito Island to Helsinki in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. November in Helsinki sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Stromforsin ruukki, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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