16 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

16 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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16 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Turku
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Dragsfjard, Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Rosala
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h
End: Birmingham

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Pargas Lime Stone Quarry (in Pargas). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, gear up at Bike Rental - by Carfield, and explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Turku travel route builder site .

Birmingham, UK to Turku is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Birmingham to Turku, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Birmingham in September, things will get little chillier in Turku: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Naantali, Pargas Lime Stone Quarry, Kauppakeskus Mylly, Louhisaari Manor
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 8:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Isokari Lighthouse and then go for a stroll along the water at Katanpaa. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church, then see the interesting displays at Bonk Museum, and then examine the collection at Automobile Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki trip app .

Drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dragsfjard.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Katanpaa
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Automobile Museum ©
Automobile Museum

3
nights
Dragsfjard, Kimito Island

Dragsfjard ©
Explore Dragsfjard's surroundings by going to Oro (in Kimito), Mathildedalin Kylapanimo (in Salo) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). Spend the 11th (Fri) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Dragsfjard online route planner .

Drive from Uusikaupunki to Dragsfjard in 2 hours. September in Dragsfjard sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Dragsfjard

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Teijo National Park, Oro, Archipelago National Park, Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 13:
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park

3
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Rosala is known for historic sites and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse and see the interesting displays at Rosala Viking Centre.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Rosala trip simple and quick.

Traveling by car from Dragsfjard to Rosala takes 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. On the 16th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 16:
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

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