24 days in Finland Itinerary

24 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Dhaka City
Fly + Drive:  18 h 15 min
1
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
2
Koli National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + 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
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  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): trek along Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, thenidentify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally admire the striking features of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Stromforsin Ruukki, thenstroll around Riverside Park, and then stroll through Santalahti Nature Trail.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kotka trip itinerary maker app.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Kotka is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dhaka City to Kotka is minus 3.5 hours. In July in Kotka, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Get outdoors at Paha-Koli Hill and Ukko-Koli Hill. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Akka-Koli Hill, hike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park visit planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Koli National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 8th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Inari tour itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Koli National Park to Inari with the Route module. When traveling from Koli National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in Inari, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 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
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): examine the collection at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bock’s Corner Brewery, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, and finally hike along Bjorko-Panike Hiking Trail.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Vaasa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Pori trip builder tool.

You can drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get outdoors at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Hatanpaa Arboretum. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vapriikin Museokeskus and Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. Take a break from Tampere with a short trip to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto in Ylojarvi, about 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Tampere using our trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to drive 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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Escape the urban bustle at Bellevue Beach and Vepsa Island. Step out of Turku with an excursion to Teijo National Park in Pernio--about 1h 20 min away. There's more to do: take a stroll through Naantali Old Town.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Turku attractions planning app.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 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 Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Teijo National Park, Bellevue Beach, Naantali Old Town
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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 Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Your inner history buff will appreciate Temppeliaukio Church and The Esplanadi Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip website.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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