16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Drive to Ben Gurion International Airport, Fly to Kuusamo Airport
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Kuusamo
— 3 nights
Drive
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive
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Imatra
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pori
— 1 night
Drive
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Turku
— 3 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): stroll through Pieni Karhunkierros Trail, then explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, and then stop by Shopping Center Kumpare. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Riisitunturi National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kuusamo online trip planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Kuusamo is an approximately 16-hour combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Water Body
Kiutakongas Rapids
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1
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Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, don't miss a visit to Riihisaari, then make a trip to Pikkukirkko, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip planner.

You can drive from Kuusamo to Savonlinna in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites

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Kerimaki Church ©
Religious Site
Kerimaki Church
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Imatra

Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
On the 19th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Malonsaari, enjoy the sand and surf at Lempukka Beach, then head off the coast to Lammassaari Island, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Imatra driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Imatra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Imatra, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Imatra Waterfall ©
Waterfall
Imatra Waterfall
4.3
Malonsaari ©
Island
Malonsaari
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1
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Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Pori online route maker.

Getting from Imatra to Pori by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Must see
Yyteri Beach
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Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Teijo National Park and Kurjenrahka National Park. It doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

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You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

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Turku Cathedral ©
Must see
Turku Cathedral
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Turku Castle ©
Must see
Turku Castle
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Aurinkolahti Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Room Escape Games. Change things up with a short trip to Stromforsin Ruukki in Ruotsinpyhtaa (about 1h 25 min away). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

For where to stay and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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