30 days in Finland Itinerary

30 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
4
Jyvaskyla
— 3 nights
5
Kuopio
— 3 nights
6
Lieksa
— 2 nights
7
Rovaniemi
— 3 nights
8
Saariselka
— 2 nights
9
Akaslompolo
— 5 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. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki attractions tool.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. In January, Helsinki is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Vantaa Art Museum
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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: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Bonk Museum (in Uusikaupunki). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, get all the equipment you need at Bike Rental - by Carfield, and see the interesting displays at Kylamaki Village of Living History.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Turku trip site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naantali, Louhisaari Manor, Bonk Museum
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Explore Tampere's surroundings by going to Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna), Padasjoen Tuomastornit (in Padasjoki) and Holy Cross Church (in Parola). There's much more to do: enjoy some diversion at Pyynikki's Swim Hall, get engrossed in the history at Emil Aaltosen Museo, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and get your game on at Irti Maasta Tampere.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Tampere driving holiday app.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Ahvenisto, Padasjoen Tuomastornit, Holy Cross Church
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Pyynikki's Swim Hall ©
Pyynikki's Swim Hall
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

3
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Get out of town with these interesting Jyvaskyla side-trips: Church of Keuruu (in Keuruu), Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art (in Mantta-Vilppula) and Liikelataamo (in Saarijarvi). And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Vitikkala Manor, brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Central Finland.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Jyvaskyla day trip website.

Drive from Tampere to Jyvaskyla in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February in Jyvaskyla, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums Fun & Games Nightlife

Side Trips

Church of Keuruu, Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art, Vitikkala Manor, Liikelataamo, Petajavesi Old Church
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Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art ©
Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art
Liikelataamo ©
Liikelataamo
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Kuopio: Southern Konnevesi National park (in Rautalampi), Varkaus Water Tower Terrace (in Varkaus) and Riuttala Farmhouse Museum (in Karttula). The adventure continues: enjoy some diversion at Vainolanniemi, make a trip to Kuopio Harbor, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and walk around Snellman Park.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kuopio vacation builder app.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Kuopio in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. February in Kuopio sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Kuopio

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Southern Konnevesi National park, Varkaus Water Tower Terrace, Riuttala Farmhouse Museum
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Snellman Park
Snellman Park
Room Escape Games
St. Nikolaos Cathedral ©
St. Nikolaos Cathedral

2
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. On the 17th (Mon), make a trip to Paateri, fly down the slopes at Ukko-Koli, thentake in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail. On the next day, examine the collection at Pielisen Museum and then get outside with Neitikoski Rapids.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lieksa online holiday maker.

You can drive from Kuopio to Lieksa in 3 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Lieksa

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Pielisen Museum ©
Pielisen Museum
Paateri ©
Paateri

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: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and pause for some serene contemplation at Rovaniemi Church.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lieksa to Rovaniemi in 7 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Lieksa in February, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Saariselka.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

2
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
On the 22nd (Sat), hike along Urho Kekkonen National Park and then hit the slopes at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. On your second day here, take a memorable tour with Tours and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Saariselka sightseeing planning app.

Drive from Rovaniemi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Saariselka when traveling from Rovaniemi in February, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Find places to stay Feb 21 — 23:
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center

5
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Akaslompolo: G2 ICEKARTING (in Sirkka), Muonio (Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins & Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park) and Levi (Icekarting Levi, Levi Ski Resort, &more).

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Akaslompolo road trip app.

Drive from Saariselka to Akaslompolo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Akaslompolo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Levi, Muonio, Kittila, Jemes Sport, Yllas Ski Resort
Find places to stay Feb 23 — 28:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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