24 days in Finland Itinerary

24 days in Finland Itinerary

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24 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Dhaka City
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
2
Koli National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
3
Inari
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Pori
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
6
Tampere
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
7
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Dhaka City

1
night
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, then take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and finally get to know the fascinating history of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Stromforsin ruukki, look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park, and then hike along Santalahti Nature Trail.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Kotka is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dhaka City to Kotka, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In July in Kotka, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Stromforsin ruukki, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

4
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Get outdoors at Paha-Koli Hill and Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail. Spend the 5th (Fri) exploring nature at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Kotka to Koli National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, see the interesting displays at Siida, and then surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lemmenjoki National Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Inari route maker app .

You can drive from Koli National Park to Inari in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. While traveling from Koli National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Inari, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Inari

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Nature & Wildlife Tours

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bock’s Corner Brewery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, and finally hike along Bjorko-Panike Hiking Trail.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaasa day trip site .

You can fly from Inari to Vaasa in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Bjorko-Panike Hiking Trail
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 12th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with Pori Art Museum, kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori planner .

Drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Take a break from the city and head to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and Hatanpaa Arboretum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tampere Cathedral and Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tampere road trip planner .

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Take a break from the city and head to Bellevue Beach and Teijo National Park. Get some cultural insight at Naantali Old Town and Turku Castle. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Vepsa Island and contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip planner .

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Teijo National Park, Bellevue Beach
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rock Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. You'll explore and learn at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Venture out of the city with trips to Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, stroll through Korkeasaari Zoo, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planning site .

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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