18 days in Finland Itinerary

18 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
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Koli National Park
— 3 nights
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Vaasa
— 1 day
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Kimito Island
— 1 night
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Raseborg
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planning tool.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Luxembourg City to Helsinki. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Luxembourg City in September, with highs in Helsinki at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, and then identify plant and animal life at Riverside Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Kouvola route app.

Drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Trails

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National Park
Repovesi National Park
4.8
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Wildlife Area
Arboretum Mustila
4.7

3
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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Get outdoors at Paha-Koli Hill and Akka-Koli Hill. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama, identify plant and animal life at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, and explore the activities along Pielinen.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Koli National Park road trip tool.

You can drive from Kouvola to Koli National Park in 5 hours. September in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
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Hiking Trail
Paha-Koli Hill
5.0
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Hiking Trail
Akka-Koli Hill
5.0

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa vacation app.

Getting from Koli National Park to Vaasa by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kimito Island online road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Vaasa to Kimito Island with the Route module. In September, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Raseborg.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums
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Wildlife Area
Oro
4.7
Art Museum
Soderlangvik Gard
4.5

2
nights
Raseborg

Raseborg ©
Raseborg is a town and municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Teijo National Park. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ekenas Archipelago National Park.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Raseborg fast, fun, and easy.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Kimito Island to Raseborg. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Raseborg

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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National Park
Teijo National Park
4.6

3
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 29th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pyha-Luosto National Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip builder site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Raseborg to Rovaniemi. When traveling from Raseborg in September, plan for slightly colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 13°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

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Safari
Safaris
4.4
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History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

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