22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oulu
— 4 nights
2
Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
3
Turku
— 5 nights
4
Helsinki
— 6 nights

4
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Nallikari Beach and Haukipudas Church. Get outdoors at Hupisaaret Park and Koitelinkoski. Go for a jaunt from Oulu to Raahe to see Raahe Museum about 1h 5 min away. There's much more to do: walk around Ainolan Puisto, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Oulu Cathedral, have some family-friendly fun at Hoplop, and examine the collection at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Oulu trip itinerary builder tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Oulu is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for little chillier days in Oulu, with highs around °C, while nights are much colder with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Koitelinkoski, Haukipudas Church, Raahe Museum
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Haukipudas Church ©
Haukipudas Church
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

6
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Step out of the city life by going to Päijänteen kansallispuisto and Pyha-Hakki National Park. Explore hidden gems such as Ahtari Zoo and Church of Keuruu. Explore Jyvaskyla's surroundings by going to Marttinen (in Virrat), Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi) and Leivonmaki National Park (in Joutsa). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu, walk around Tourujoen Luontopolku, trek along Nyrolan luontopolku, and look for gifts at Punnitse & Saasta.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla day trip app.

You can drive from Oulu to Jyvaskyla in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. July in Jyvaskyla sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keuruu, Marttinen, Ahtari Zoo, Päijänteen kansallispuisto, Pyha-Hakki National Park
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Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Päijänteen kansallispuisto ©
Päijänteen kansallispuisto
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Turku Castle and Kurjenrahka National Park. Old Rauma and Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Tulliniemi Nature Path (in Hanko). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, admire the striking features of Kuusisto Manor, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and identify plant and animal life at Vepsa Island.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku travel route planner.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Turku by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pernio, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Moomin World, Kuusisto Manor, Old Rauma
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

6
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 Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Kids will enjoy Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Change things up with a short trip to Ekenas Archipelago National Park in Raseborg (about 1h 20 min away). Pack the 12th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, stop by Artisaani, stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, and buy something for everyone on your list at Stockmann Department Store.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip tool.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Ekenas Archipelago National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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