22 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

22 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 8 nights
3
Uusikaupunki
— 3 nights
4
Nagu
— 2 nights
5
Rosala
— 2 nights
6
Pernio
— 3 nights

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Oro and Helsingholm Guest Harbour. Spend the 31st (Wed) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island trip itinerary planning tool.

Newark, USA to Kimito Island is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Kimito Island is 7 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Newark in July: high temperatures in Kimito Island hover around 71°F and lows are around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 31:
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

8
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step out of the city life by going to Uto and Vepsa Island. Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Pargas (Pargas Church & Pargas Lime Stone Quarry) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Naantali Old Town, see the interesting displays at Kylamaki Village of Living History, get engrossed in the history at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House, and buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naantali, Pargas, Louhisaari Manor
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 8:
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

3
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Discover out-of-the-way places like Isokari Lighthouse and Katanpaa. Get a sense of the local culture at Uusikaupunki Old Church and Automobile Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki tour builder tool.

You can drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in August, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nagu.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 11:
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Katanpaa ©
Katanpaa

2
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Lenholm Conservation Area, then make a trip to Nagu Church, and then brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset. Keep things going the next day: head off the coast to Jurmo Island, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Korpo Church, and then don't miss a visit to Skargardscentrum Korpostrom Archipelago Centrum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Nagu road trip app.

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Nagu takes 2.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Nagu

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Korpo, Lenholm Conservation Area
Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
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Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church
Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island

2
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rosala sightseeing planning website.

Getting from Nagu to Rosala by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August in Rosala, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 51°F at night. On the 15th (Thu), you're off to Pernio.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
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Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre

3
nights
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Pernio trip planner.

You can drive from Rosala to Pernio in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Pernio are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. On the 18th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 15 — 18:
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

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