19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  12 h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  4 h 15 min
2
Inari
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
3
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
4
Kuusamo
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Tampere
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

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 Hakaniemi Market and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Aurlahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, and glide peacefully along the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Helsinki. Traveling from Bengaluru in August, things will get a bit cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Aurlahti Beach
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market

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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 5th (Sun): get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then stroll through Juutua Nature Trail.

Planning Inari trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Helsinki to Inari in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. In August, Inari is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Parks Trails
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): hike along Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill, trek along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park trip itinerary planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Inari to Koli National Park. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Inari in August since evenings lows in Koli National Park dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto

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night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm and then identify plant and animal life at The Predator Center in Kuusamo.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kuusamo planner.

Getting from Koli National Park to Kuusamo by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Wildlife Shopping
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm ©
Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm

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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 11th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then stroll through The Archipelago Trail.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planner.

You can fly from Kuusamo to Turku in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Kurjenrahka National Park, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

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nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Archipelago National Park.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Kimito Island

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

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
For shopping fun, head to Ideapark or Tallipihan Suklaapuoti. Get outdoors at Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and Rauhaniemi Beach. Step out of Tampere with an excursion to Evo Hiking Area in Hameenlinna--about 1h 25 min away. Pack the 18th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Ideapark, Evo Hiking Area, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area

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