26 days in Finland Itinerary

26 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
4
Vaasa
— 3 nights
5
Levi
— 1 night
6
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
7
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
8
Kouvola
— 4 nights

4
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.
Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki route planner.

Bengaluru, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Helsinki. Traveling from Bengaluru in June, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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 out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Rauma (Old Rauma, Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, and stroll around Kupittaa Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Turku itinerary maker website.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku University Botanical Garden ©
Turku University Botanical Garden
Kupittaa Park ©
Kupittaa Park

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: The Parola Armour Museum (in Parola), Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Hameenlinna (Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, Ahvenisto, &more). And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Birgitan kirkko, examine the collection at Moomin Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, The Parola Armour Museum, Visavuori, Pyhan Birgitan kirkko
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
The Parola Armour Museum ©
The Parola Armour Museum

3
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Seinajoki Library (in Seinajoki), Saltkaret (in Mustasaari) and Powerpark (in Harma). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, snap pictures at Raippaluodon Silta, stop by Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala, and examine the collection at Stundars Museum.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa sightseeing app.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Vaasa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Mustasaari, Seinajoki Library, Powerpark, Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala, Stundars Museum
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Powerpark ©
Powerpark
Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala ©
Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, and then grab your bike and head to Levi Ski Resort.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip builder app.

You can fly from Vaasa to Levi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

3
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Rovaniemi is known for wildlife, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, admire the sheer force of Auttikongas, and take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

3
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.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill, look for all kinds of wild species at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, and hike along Ukko-Koli Hill.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Koli National Park planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. July in Koli National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kouvola.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

4
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Explore Kouvola's surroundings by going to Kotka (Sibelius Park, Santalahti Nature Trail, &more), German Self-Propelled Gun StuG III (in Hamina) and Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park, examine the collection at Kouvola City Museum, delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, and get engrossed in the history at World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Kouvola travel planning app.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Kouvola takes 5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Kouvola are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, German Self-Propelled Gun StuG III, Woikosken Automuseo
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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