16 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

16 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  9 h 45 min
1
Rosala
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Dragsfjard, Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  45 min
3
Pernio
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Turku
— 7 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Amsterdam

2
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rosala trip itinerary website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Rosala is an approximately 9.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Rosala is 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Amsterdam in August since evenings lows in Rosala dip to 12°C. On the 18th (Tue), you'll travel to Dragsfjard.

Things to do in Rosala

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

3
nights
Dragsfjard, Kimito Island

Dragsfjard ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Dragsfjard: Oro (in Kimito), Salo (Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat & Mathildedalin Kylapanimo) and Archipelago National Park (in Kimito Island).

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Dragsfjard itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Rosala to Dragsfjard takes 1.5 hours. In August in Dragsfjard, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Pernio.

Things to do in Dragsfjard

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Salo, Kimito Island
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Oro ©
Oro

1
night
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. On the 22nd (Sat), relax in the rural setting at Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy and then explore the striking landscape of Teijo National Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Pernio trip planning tool.

Getting from Dragsfjard to Pernio by car takes about an hour. August in Pernio sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): visit a coastal fixture at Isokari Lighthouse and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church. Keep things going the next day: go for a stroll along the water at Katanpaa, see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum, and then examine the collection at Bonk Museum.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Pernio to Uusikaupunki takes 2.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Katanpaa
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, get your game on at Moomin World, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and see the interesting displays at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House.

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

Drive from Uusikaupunki to Turku in 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Naantali, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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