25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Copenhagen
Fly + Drive:  8 h 15 min
1
Salo
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Uusikaupunki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Korpo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Rosala
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Turku
— 9 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Copenhagen

3
nights
Salo

Salo ©
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Teijo National Park and Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy. Step out of Salo with an excursion to Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto in Somero--about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Salo trip itinerary planning site.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Salo is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Salo are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Salo

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Pernio, Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy
Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto ©
Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto

3
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Get some cultural insight at Isokari Lighthouse and Automobile Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Bonk Museum and Uusikaupunki Old Church. Step out of Uusikaupunki to go to Kustavi and see Katanpaa, which is approximately 48 minutes away.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Uusikaupunki trip app.

Drive from Salo to Uusikaupunki in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Uusikaupunki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Korpo.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Nature Museums

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
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Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum

3
nights
Korpo

Korpo ©
Popular historic sites such as Korpo Church and Nagu Church are in your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Jurmo Island and Korpo Weather Radar. Go for a jaunt from Korpo to Nagu to see Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset about 48 minutes away.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Korpo online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Korpo takes 3.5 hours. In July in Korpo, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 19th (Fri), you're off to Rosala.

Things to do in Korpo

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nagu
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 19:
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Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

3
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Explore hidden gems such as Bengtskar Lighthouse and Rosala Viking Centre.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rosala itinerary site.

You can drive from Korpo to Rosala in 4 hours. In July in Rosala, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 22nd (Mon), you're off to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

3
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Step out of the city life by going to Oro and Archipelago National Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Soderlangvik Gard and Helsingholm Guest Harbour.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island holiday planner.

Getting from Rosala to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

9
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Visiting Vepsa Island and Uto will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Archangel Michael's church and St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Pargas (Pargas Church & Pargas Lime Stone Quarry). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, admire the masterpieces at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, hike along The Archipelago Trail, and pause for some serene contemplation at Martinkirkko.

To see where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Naantali, Pargas, Louhisaari Manor, Kauppakeskus Mylly
Find places to stay Jul 25 — Aug 3:
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor
Uto ©
Uto

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