22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 6 nights
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Turku
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
4
Lahti
— 1 night
5
Savonlinna
— 3 nights
6
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
7
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Do your shopping at Old Market Hall and MyGoodKnife Helsinki. Pack the 6th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and make a trip to Senate Square.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Mexico City, Mexico to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Mexico City to Helsinki. Traveling from Mexico City in May, expect Helsinki to be a bit cooler, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Kamppi Shopping Centre ©
Kamppi Shopping Centre

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross & Old Rauma). Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, walk around Kultaranta Garden, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Turku online trip builder.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. May in Turku sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Holy Cross Church (in Parola) and Koskikara Shopping Centre (in Valkeakoski). Pack the 16th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

Start your trip to Tampere by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Tampere are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 13 — 16:
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune, ponder the design of Musical Fountain, and then take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Lahti vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Lahti takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Lahti are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games · Shopping
Find places to stay May 16 — 17:
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Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune ©
Lahti Minigolf Centre Laune
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

3
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, don't miss a visit to Riihisaari, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, then appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Lahti to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 17 — 20:
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Taito Shop Savonlinna ©
Taito Shop Savonlinna
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

2
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 21st (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari trip itinerary maker app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Savonlinna to Mustasaari. In May, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Tue) before leaving for Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Raippaluodon Silta ©
Raippaluodon Silta

1
night
Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi holiday maker tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Mustasaari in May, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Fun & Games
Find places to stay May 22 — 23:
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Lordi's Square ©
Lordi's Square

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