27 days in Porvoo, Oulu & Southwest Finland Itinerary

27 days in Porvoo, Oulu & Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Porvoo
— 6 nights
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Oulu
— 4 nights
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Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
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Korpo
— 1 night
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Rosala
— 1 night
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Pernio
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 6 nights
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Kimito Island
— 2 nights

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Visiting Repovesi National Park and Pulkkilanharju Nature Trail will get you outdoors. Visit Söderskärin majakka and The Runeberg Home for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porvoo: Kotka (Museum of Aviation, Santalahti Nature Trail, &more), Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola) and Hiidenvuori (in Iitti). Spend the 6th (Fri) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Porvoo, get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill, explore the activities along Vaaksy Canal, and make a trip to Porvoo Old Town.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Porvoo travel planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Porvoo is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Porvoo. Traveling from Sao Paulo in August, you will find days in Porvoo are a bit cooler (23°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Porvoo

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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National Park
Repovesi National Park
4.8
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National Park
Valkmusa National Park
4.7

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Get some historical perspective at Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral and Oulu Cathedral. Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo and Kauppahalli are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Oulu to go to Ahmas and see Rokuan Kansallispuisto, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, explore the landscape on two wheels at Outdoors Oulu Oy, walk around Ainolan Puisto, and contemplate the waterfront views at Koitelinkoski.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Oulu trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Porvoo to Oulu takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Museums

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Biking Trail
Outdoors Oulu Oy
4.8
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Water Body
Koitelinkoski
4.8

2
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Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
On the 14th (Sat), enjoy the sea views from Isokari Lighthouse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sun): take in the waterfront activity at Katanpaa, see the interesting displays at Bonk Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church.

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Explore your travel options from Oulu to Uusikaupunki with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Uusikaupunki are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Korpo.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks

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Lighthouse
Isokari Lighthouse
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Bonk Museum
4.6

1
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Korpo

Korpo ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Jurmo Island, then make a trip to Skargardscentrum Korpostrom Archipelago Centrum, and then make a trip to Korpo Church.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Korpo trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Korpo takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Korpo are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Korpo

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Island
Jurmo Island
4.2
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Church
Korpo Church
4.6

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Rosala

Rosala ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Rosala, examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre, and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see maps and more tourist information, go to the Rosala travel route planner.

You can drive from Korpo to Rosala in 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Rosala can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Pernio.

Things to do in Rosala

Nature · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Island
Rosala
4.3
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Lighthouse
Bengtskar Lighthouse
4.9
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Specialty Museum
Rosala Viking Centre
4.0

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Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Teijo National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhan Katarinan kirkko, browse the exhibits of Fiskars Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Pernio trip planner.

You can drive from Rosala to Pernio in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Pernio

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

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National Park
Teijo National Park
4.6
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Historic Site
Fiskars Museum
3.8

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Turku Castle. Your inner history buff will appreciate Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Helsinki (Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), Stand-Up Paddleboarding, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, take in the exciting artwork at Gallery A, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pernio to Turku takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 26th (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Kimito Island online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature
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Wildlife Area
Oro
4.7

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