30 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

30 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  20 h 15 min
1
Kimito Island
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Korpo
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Uusikaupunki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Poytya
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Newark

5
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Kimito Island vacation maker app.

Newark, USA to Kimito Island is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Newark to Kimito Island, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Newark in September: high temperatures in Kimito Island hover around 61°F and lows are around 44°F. You will leave for Turku on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Oro ©
Oro

6
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Appreciate the collections at Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Turku Cathedral and Sibeliusmuseum. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, admire the masterpieces at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip planner.

Drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in September, and nighttime lows around 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Korpo.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Kuusisto Manor
Find places to stay Sep 7 — 13:
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

5
nights
Korpo

Korpo ©
Popular historic sites such as Bengtskar Lighthouse and Korpo Church are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Rosala Viking Centre and Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset. Change things up with these side-trips from Korpo: Nagu Church (in Nagu) and Borgbergin Observation Tower (in Houtskar Island).

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Korpo tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Turku to Korpo in 2.5 hours. In September in Korpo, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 44°F at night. On the 18th (Wed), you're off to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Korpo

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Nagu, Rosala, Borgbergin Observation Tower, Kokar
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 18:
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Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre

5
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Bonk Museum and Automobile Museum. Isokari Lighthouse and Uusikaupunki Old Church will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Uusikaupunki with an excursion to Katanpaa in Kustavi--about 46 minutes away.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Uusikaupunki online tour builder.

Traveling by car from Korpo to Uusikaupunki takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in September, and nighttime lows around 44°F. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 23:
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Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse

7
nights
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. The Finnish Museum of Agriculture and Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Poytya: Salo (Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat & Muurla Design Marketing Oy). There's more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, you can read our Poytya travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Poytya takes 1.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Poytya are 60°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. On the 30th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Poytya

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Salo, Loimaa
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture ©
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park ©
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park