18 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

18 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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18 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  19​h 45​min
1
Rosala
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Salo
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Poytya
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Turku
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
day
Rosala

Rosala ©
On the 4th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Rosala Viking Centre and then visit a coastal fixture at Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rosala trip itinerary maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Rosala is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time (SGT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Rosala at 1°C and lows at -4°C. On the 4th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salo.

Things to do in Rosala

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

2
nights
Salo

Salo ©
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, don't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Sjalo church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Salo road trip planning website .

You can drive from Rosala to Salo in 2.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Salo can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Salo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Teijo National Park, Sjalo church
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy

1
night
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. On the 7th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

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You can drive from Salo to Poytya in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Poytya

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Katanpaa, pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, and then examine the collection at Bonk Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Isokari Lighthouse.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Uusikaupunki day trip planner.

Getting from Poytya to Uusikaupunki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Uusikaupunki are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

8
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Take a break from the city and head to The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Nagu Church (in Nagu), Pargas Lime Stone Quarry (in Parainen) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Naantali Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Turku driving holiday site .

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Naantali, Pargas Lime Stone Quarry, Louhisaari Manor, Kuusisto Bishop's Castle, Nagu Church
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To see photos and tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip website .

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. December in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik
Oro ©
Oro

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