25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

25 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Salo
— 3 nights
2
Kimito Island
— 4 nights
3
Turku
— 8 nights
4
Uusikaupunki
— 4 nights
5
Nagu
— 4 nights

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 will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto (in Somero), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and The Finnish Museum of Agriculture (in Loimaa). The adventure continues: sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, make a trip to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, and revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Salo route planning site.

Brussels, Belgium to Salo is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Brussels to Salo is 1 hour. Traveling from Brussels in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Salo, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Salo

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Let the collections at Soderlangvik Gard and Rosala Viking Centre capture your imagination. Change things up with a short trip to Bengtskar Lighthouse in Rosala (about 1h 10 min away). Spend the 7th (Tue) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Salo to Kimito Island takes an hour. In May in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. 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 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.
Head to Turun Kauppahalli and Galleria Joellafor some retail therapy. Popular historic sites such as Turku Castle and St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku journey builder site.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Isokari Lighthouse and Uusikaupunki Old Church. You'll explore and learn at Bonk Museum and Automobile Museum. Step out of Uusikaupunki with an excursion to Katanpaa in Kustavi--about 46 minutes away.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Uusikaupunki route planner.

Drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 21st (Tue), you're off to Nagu.

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 ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nagu Church and Korpo Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Nagu: Korpo (Jurmo Island, Korpo Weather Radar, &more) and Lenholm Conservation Area (in Pargas).

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Nagu road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Nagu takes 2.5 hours. In May in Nagu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. 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
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

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