19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dubai
Fly + Bus:  14 h 15 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Inari
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
3
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
9
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: Dubai

2
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Rovaniemi. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in July; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach 22°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Lake Inari.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Inari route planner.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Inari in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Inari can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Museums
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Lake Inari ©
Lake Inari
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the activities along Pielinen.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Koli National Park itinerary planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Inari to Koli National Park. In July, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Koli Nature Centre Ukko
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Koli Nature Centre Ukko ©
Koli Nature Centre Ukko

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna planner.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

2
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mustasaari road trip website.

Explore your travel options from Savonlinna to Mustasaari with the Route module. In July, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Pori tour itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Mustasaari to Pori takes 3 hours. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Aleksanterin Kirkko, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Keep things going the next day: get your game on at Moomin World, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and then explore the galleries of Turku Castle.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Turku road trip app.

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

6
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Pack the 2nd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and make a trip to Senate Square.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

The Finnish Museum of Horology
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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