27 days in Finland Itinerary

27 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Kotka
— 3 nights
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Turku
— 3 nights
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Pori
— 3 nights
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Vaasa
— 1 night
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Kuhmo
— 2 nights
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Inari
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori.

Before you visit Helsinki, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Seattle, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Seattle to Helsinki, you'll lose 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Seattle in June, with highs in Helsinki at 65°F and lows at 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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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. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kotka: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola). There's lots more to do: walk around Riverside Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, and trek along Santalahti Nature Trail.

You can plan Kotka trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kotka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Kotka are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:
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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step out of Turku with an excursion to Teijo National Park in Pernio--about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Turku road trip planning site.

Drive from Kotka to Turku in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

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Hiking Trail
The Archipelago Trail
4.6
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Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Explore Pori's surroundings by going to Rauma (The Old Town Hall Museum, The Church of the Holy Cross, &more). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach, examine the collection at Villa Mairea, take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum, and make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Pori trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

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World heritage site
Old Rauma
4.5
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Beach
Yyteri Beach
4.6

1
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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 5th (Sun), examine the collection at Terranova and then take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa journey planner.

You can drive from Pori to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 4 — 5:
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Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): catch a live performance at Kuhmo Arts Centre and then identify plant and animal life at Wild Taiga. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for all kinds of wild species at Boreal Wildlife Centre and then identify plant and animal life at Wilds Piira.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Kuhmo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Kuhmo takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping · Nightlife
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Wildlife Area
Boreal Wildlife Centre
4.2

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Change things up with these side-trips from Inari: Saariselka (Hippupuoti Gift Shop & Urho Kekkonen National Park). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, trek along Juutua Nature Trail, and explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Inari road trip site.

Traveling by car from Kuhmo to Inari takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July, daytime highs in Inari are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 7 — 11:
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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: gear up at Elan Ski Shop & Rental, then relax in the rural setting at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and finally make a trip to Giewont Husky Adventures.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Levi trip planner.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Levi, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 50°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Adventure · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Biking Trail
Levi Ski Resort
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Entertainment Center
G2 ICEKARTING
5.0

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

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: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi sightseeing planning tool.

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 16:
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Playground
Angry Birds Park
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History Museum
Arktikum
4.1

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