30 days in Finland Itinerary

30 days in Finland Itinerary

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30 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly + Train:  8 h 45 min
1
Tampere
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Pori
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
5
Saariselka
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
6
Muonio
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 15 min
7
Sotkamo
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Rantasalmi
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Imatra
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
10
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Lisbon

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Escape the urban bustle at Suolijarvi Beach and Rauhaniemi Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Hiekka Art Museum. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, admire the masterpieces at Maltinranta Artcenter, admire the landmark architecture of Aleksanterin Kirkko, and see the interesting displays at Mediamuseo Rupriikki.

For more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip app .

Lisbon, Portugal to Tampere is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in June; daily highs in Tampere reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Mediamuseo Rupriikki ©
Mediamuseo Rupriikki

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Turku Castle and Korpo Church. You'll explore and learn at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum. Step out of Turku to go to Poytya and see Kurjenrahka National Park, which is approximately 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and stroll through The Archipelago Trail.

For other places to visit and other tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Traveling by train from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kurjenrahka National Park, Korpo Church, Moomin World
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Popular historic sites such as Old Rauma and Koylio Church are in your itinerary. Get outdoors at Yyteri Beach and Herrainpaivat Beach. When in Pori, make a side trip to see The Church of the Holy Cross in Rauma, approximately 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea, pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kirjurinluoto.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori visit planner .

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Pori are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Rauma, Villa Mairea, Koylio Church
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

2
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mustasaari tour website .

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
night
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.
To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Saariselka tour itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Saariselka. Traveling from Mustasaari in June, expect nights in Saariselka to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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1
night
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): examine the collection at Muonion Kotiseutumuseo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Muonio day trip planner .

You can drive from Saariselka to Muonio in 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Muonio are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks Nature
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

3
nights
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Relax by the water at Hiukka and Venajanhiekka. Take a break from the city and head to Hiidenportti National Park and Kainuun Vaellustalli. Step out of Sotkamo with an excursion to Paltaniemi Church in Paltamo--about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Vuokatinvaara.

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

Traveling by car from Muonio to Sotkamo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Muonio in June, you will find days in Sotkamo are a bit warmer (20°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Venajanhiekka, Vuokatinvaara, Paltaniemi Church
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Hiidenportti National Park ©
Hiidenportti National Park
Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli

2
nights
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rantasalmi vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Sotkamo to Rantasalmi takes 4 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Rantasalmi can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Imatra.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Savonlinna
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

3
nights
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
On the 22nd (Fri), head off the coast to Lammassaari Island, head outdoors with Atreenalin Seikkailupuistot, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Sandcastle Lappeenranta, contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal, then pause for some serene contemplation at Joutsenon kirkko, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korpikeidas.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Imatra trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from Rantasalmi to Imatra by car takes about 2 hours. In June in Imatra, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Lappeenranta
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Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Fortress of Suomenlinna and National Museum of Finland. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Kotka (St. Nicholas Orthodox Church & Lehman). Pack the 28th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online visit planner .

Traveling by train from Imatra to Helsinki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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