22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pescara
Train + Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
2
Harma
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Tampere
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Naantali
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Pescara

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Bring the kids along to Santa Claus Village and SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus. Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda in Tornio, about 1h 40 min away. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy, get some fabulous bargains at Marttiini Store Old Factory, and see Santa Claus Office.

Plan my day in Rovaniemi using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Pescara, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Pescara to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. Traveling from Pescara in August, you will find days in Rovaniemi are cooler (20°C), and nights are little chillier (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Harma.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
night
Harma

Harma ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Powerpark.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Harma online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Harma takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Harma

Theme Parks
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark

6
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Family-friendly places like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Ahtari Zoo will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampere: Pori (Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) & Yyteri Beach), Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna) and Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi (in Forssa). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Tampere online itinerary planner.

Getting from Harma to Tampere by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Pori, Ahvenisto, Ahtari Zoo, Viihdeuimala Vesihelmi
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

3
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kids will appreciate attractions like Moomin World and Bellevue Beach. There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of Turku Castle, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bike Rental - by Carfield, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Naantali attractions tool.

You can drive from Tampere to Naantali in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Naantali

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Turku, Bellevue Beach
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

7
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Heureka (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki online holiday planner.

You can drive from Naantali to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Espoo, Heureka
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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