22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
Drive:  1 h 30 min
1
Raseborg
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Porvoo
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
4
Helsinki
— 17 nights
End: Helsinki

1
day
Raseborg

Raseborg ©
Raseborg is a town and municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): make a trip to Ekenas Old Town, get engrossed in the history at EKTA museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Forngarden Folk Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Fagervik Church, and finally don't miss a visit to The Old Water Tower of Ekenas.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Raseborg journey planner.

Helsinki to Raseborg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In September, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 44°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Raseborg

Museums Historic Sites
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EKTA museum ©
EKTA museum
Fagervik Church ©
Fagervik Church

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 22nd (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, thentake an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and then hit the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy. On your second day here, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder tool.

Explore your travel options from Raseborg to Rovaniemi with the Route module. When traveling from Raseborg in September, plan for slightly colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 53°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Porvoo.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy ©
Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Safaris

2
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): head off the coast to Kaunissaari, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, and then steep yourself in history at Stromforsin Ruukki. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael Church, and finally explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Porvoo trip app.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Porvoo by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rovaniemi in September, you will find days in Porvoo are somewhat warmer (60°F), and nights are about the same (46°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ruotsinpyhtaa, Loviisan kirkko, Kaunissaari, St Michael Church, Hiidenkirnut
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Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa ©
Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa
St Michael Church ©
St Michael Church
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki

17
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula) and Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Kaitalampi, &more). Pack the 11th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the galleries of Mannerheim Museum, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Porvoo to Helsinki takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 61°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Hvittrask, Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, King's Road
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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