25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly + Drive:  9​h 30​min
1
Salo
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Kimito Island
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Turku
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Uusikaupunki
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Nagu
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Brussels

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. Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy and Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at The Finnish Museum of Agriculture and Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto capture your imagination. Change things up with a short trip to Teijo national park in Pernio (about 40 minutes away). There's still lots to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, get some fabulous bargains at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, and make a trip to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat.

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Brussels, Belgium to Salo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Brussels in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Salo, with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Salo

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Loimaa, Pernio, Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

4
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Archipelago National Park and Rosala Viking Centre. Step out of Kimito Island to go to Rosala and see Bengtskar Lighthouse, which is approximately 1h 25 min away.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island trip builder site .

You can drive from Salo to Kimito Island in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rosala
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Oro ©
Oro
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik

8
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Naantali Church. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, take an in-depth tour of Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum.

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Getting from Kimito Island to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Naantali, Kauppakeskus Mylly, Kurjenrahka National Park, Louhisaari Manor
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

4
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Let the collections at Automobile Museum and Bonk Museum capture your imagination. Get a sense of the local culture at Isokari Lighthouse and Uusikaupunki Old Church. Step out of Uusikaupunki with an excursion to Katanpaa in Kustavi--about 44 minutes away.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Uusikaupunki online travel planner .

You can drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. May in Uusikaupunki sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. You will leave for Nagu on the 21st (Tue).

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Katanpaa
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Automobile Museum ©
Automobile Museum

4
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Get some historical perspective at Nagu Church and Korpo Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nagu: Korpo (Jurmo Island, Korpo Weather Radar, & more) and Lenholm Conservation Area (in Parainen).

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nagu online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Nagu in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 25th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Nagu

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Korpo, Lenholm Conservation Area
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Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

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