19 days in Finland Itinerary

19 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Gothenburg
Drive:  15 h
1
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Ruovesi
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Juva
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Ferry + Drive:  21 h 45 min
End: Gothenburg

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Popular historic sites such as Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, shop like a local with Galleria Joella, and enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Turku vacation planner.

Gothenburg, Sweden to Turku is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ruovesi.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

4
nights
Ruovesi

Ruovesi ©
Ruovesi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the Pirkanmaa region. Visit Petajavesi Old Church and Church of Keuruu for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Ruovesi: Ahtari Zoo (in Ahtari), Mantta-Vilppula (Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art & Serlachius Museum Gustaf) and Ideapark (in Lempaala). And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto, see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ruovesi attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Ruovesi takes 3 hours. In July in Ruovesi, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel to Juva.

Things to do in Ruovesi

Zoos & Aquariums Museums Parks

Side Trips

Jyvaskyla, Mantta-Vilppula, Church of Keuruu, Ahtari Zoo, Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko)
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Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto ©
Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu

4
nights
Juva

Juva ©
Popular historic sites such as Olavinlinna Castle and Lappeenrannan raatihuone are in your itinerary. Visiting Repovesi National Park and Imatra Waterfall will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Leppavirta Church (in Leppavirta), Kerimaki Church (in Kerimaki) and Lappeenranta (Saimaa Canal & Sandcastle Lappeenranta).

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Juva holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Ruovesi to Juva takes 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Juva can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Juva

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Leppavirta Church, Olavinlinna Castle, Kerimaki Church, Imatra Waterfall
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Escape the urban bustle at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 2nd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki vacation planner.

You can drive from Juva to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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