22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  11 h
1
Oulu
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

4
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Get some historical perspective at Kauppahalli and Haukipudas Church. Escape the urban bustle at Nallikari Beach and Hupisaaret Park. Change things up with a short trip to Raahe Museum in Raahe (about 1h 05 min away). There's much more to do: stroll around Ainolan Puisto, contemplate the waterfront views at Koitelinkoski, have some family-friendly fun at Hoplop, and admire the landmark architecture of Oulu Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Oulu online vacation maker.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Oulu is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Oulu: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Haukipudas Church, Koitelinkoski, Raahe Museum
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Haukipudas Church ©
Haukipudas Church

6
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Old Church of Keuruu and Church of Keuruu will appeal to history buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Päijänteen kansallispuisto and Leivonmaki National Park. Explore Jyvaskyla's surroundings by going to Petajavesi Old Church (in Petajavesi), Ahtari Zoo (in Ahtari) and Pyha-Hakki National Park (in Saarijarvi). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Nyrolan luontopolku, look for gifts at Punnitse & Saasta, head outdoors with Marttinen, and go for a walk through Tourujoen Luontopolku.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Jyvaskyla online route planner.

Getting from Oulu to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Keuruu, Päijänteen kansallispuisto, Petajavesi Old Church, Marttinen, Leivonmaki National Park
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Get outdoors at Teijo National Park and The Archipelago Trail. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy (in Pernio), Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and Old Rauma (in Rauma). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Tulliniemi Nature Path, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, and soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Turku trip maker tool.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pernio, Moomin World, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Kuusisto Manor, Kurjenrahka National Park
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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.
Attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo make great kid-friendly stops. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa). Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Raseborg to see Ekenas Archipelago National Park about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and make a splash at The Swimming Stadium.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Shopping

Side Trip

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

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