28 days in Finland Itinerary

28 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Milan
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Rauma
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Tampere
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Helsinki
— 11 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Milan

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Step out of Rovaniemi to go to Ranua and see Ranua Zoo, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, see Santa Claus Office, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and have some family-friendly fun at Snowman World Igloo Hotel.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi online holiday builder.

Milan, Italy to Rovaniemi is an approximately 8.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Milan to Rovaniemi. While traveling from Milan, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Ranua Zoo
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and ArtBank (in Pargas). The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, attend a concert at Sibeliusmuseum, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Turku trip tool.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Turku in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Rovaniemi, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Turku, ranging from highs of 18°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park, ArtBank
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Sibeliusmuseum ©
Sibeliusmuseum
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

4
nights
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rauma: Pori (Juselius Mausoleum, Yyteri Beach, &more), Villa Mairea (in Noormarkku) and Uusikaupunki (Automobile Museum, Bonk Museum, &more). There's still lots to do: look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, and take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rauma day trip website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Rauma sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Rauma

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pori, Uusikaupunki, Villa Mairea
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Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum ©
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Step out of Tampere with an excursion to Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto in Ruovesi--about 1h 10 min away. Pack the 19th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. There's still lots to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, steep yourself in history at Hameensilta, step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island, and enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Tampere route maker site.

Getting from Rauma to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

11
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.
Pack the 24th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary site.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Vantaa Art Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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