19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lahti
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lappeenranta
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive
5
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive
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Tampere
— 7 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— Few hours
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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.
Head to Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa) and Kamppi Shopping Centrefor some retail therapy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach and stroll through Hietaranta Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Perth, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Perth to Helsinki. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You'll set off for Lahti on the 2nd (Mon).

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
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Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
4.3

3
nights
Lahti

Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Family-friendly places like Hame Castle and Santalahti Nature Trail will thrill your kids. Let the collections at Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum) and Directions Lahden historiallinen Museo capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahti: Birthplace of Jean Sibelius (in Hameenlinna), Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa) and Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki). There's still lots to do: stroll around Riverside Park, stop by Trio, get a sense of history and politics at Lahti City Hall, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kotka Church.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Lahti day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Lahti takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lahti can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 5th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

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Arboretum Mustila ©
Wildlife Area
Arboretum Mustila
4.7
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Historic Site
Stromforsin Ruukki
3.5

2
nights
Lappeenranta

Town of Lindens

On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Wolkoff House Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Lappeenranta trip planner.

Drive from Lahti to Lappeenranta in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Wolkoff House Museum ©
History Museum
Wolkoff House Museum
4.4

1
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Savonlinna

The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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Pikkukirkko ©
Church
Pikkukirkko
4.7

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Leivonmaki National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Jyvaskyla trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Jyvaskyla takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Leivonmaki National Park ©
National Park
Leivonmaki National Park
4.4

7
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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Yyteri Beach and Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa and Pyhan Birgitan kirkko. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampere: Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art (in Mantta-Vilppula), The Parola Armour Museum (in Parola) and Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) (in Pori). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo), take an in-depth tour of Milavida Museo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tampere trip planning website.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Yyteri Beach ©
Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6

few
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
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