19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Lahti
— 4 nights
3
Kuusamo
— 4 nights
4
Turku
— 5 nights
5
Kimito Island
— 2 nights

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Nuuksio National Park and Katajanokka. Get in touch with nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Change things up with a short trip to Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) in Tuusula (about 38 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki day trip tool.

Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Lahti.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) ©
Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

4
nights
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Explore hidden gems such as Repovesi National Park and Hatanpaa Arboretum. Escape the urban bustle at Hiidenvuori and Pikku Vesijarvi. Change things up with these side-trips from Lahti: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Kotka (Riverside Park, Sapokka Water Garden, &more).

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lahti trip itinerary maker tool.

You can take a train from Helsinki to Lahti in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Lahti can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Hiidenvuori, Hatanpaa Arboretum, Arboretum Mustila, Repovesi National Park
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Pikku Vesijarvi ©
Pikku Vesijarvi
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

4
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Visiting Ruka and Pieni Karhunkierros Trail will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as The Predator Center in Kuusamo and Nurminiemen ratsutila/riding stables. Step out of Kuusamo with an excursion to Riisitunturi National Park in Posio--about 1h 5 min away. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, stop by Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop, and explore the world behind art at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kuusamo trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Lahti to Kuusamo in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lahti in June; daily highs in Kuusamo reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Riisitunturi National Park, Pieni Karhunkierros Trail
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail ©
Pieni Karhunkierros Trail

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Escape the urban bustle at Vepsa Island and Kurjenrahka National Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like Naantali Old Town and Turku Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Torronsuo National Park (in Tammela) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, and explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary maker website.

Do a combination of flight and train from Kuusamo to Turku in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Torronsuo National Park, Teijo National Park, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Plan trip to Kimito Island with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Kimito Island are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
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Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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