32 days in Finland Itinerary

32 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kotka
— 3 nights
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Imatra
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 3 nights
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Tavastia Proper
— 3 nights
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Levi
— 4 nights
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Tampere
— 3 nights
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Rauma
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 4 nights
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Raseborg Municipality
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 6 nights

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Get a sense of the local culture at Marian Kirkko and Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Repovesi National Park and Beach Mansikkalahti. Change things up with a short trip to Salpa Line Museum in Miehikkala (about 58 minutes away). Spend the 23rd (Wed) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, trek along Santalahti Nature Trail, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and contemplate the long history of Kyminlinna Fortress.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kotka route planner.

Helsinki to Kotka is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 20 — 23:
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Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lappeen Marian kirkko, pause for some serene contemplation at Joutsenon kirkko, then head off the coast to Lammassaari Island, then kick back and relax at Lempukka Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lauritsala Church, browse the different shops at IsoKristiina, then pause for some serene contemplation at Lappeenrannan kirkko, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Taipalsaaren kirkko.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Imatra trip app.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Imatra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Imatra

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
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Lappeen Marian kirkko ©
Lappeen Marian kirkko
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Taipalsaaren kirkko ©
Taipalsaaren kirkko

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Olavinlinna Castle and Kerimaki Church. Visit Savonlinna Cathedral and Pikkukirkko for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Savonlinna: Siikalahti Wetland (in Parikkala) and Linnansaari National Park (in Rantasalmi). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, indulge your taste buds at Savonlinna Market Square, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and get all the information you need at Riihisaari.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Savonlinna vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Imatra to Savonlinna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tavastia Proper.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 25 — 28:
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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Tavastia Proper

Tavastia Proper ©
Tavastia Proper is a region of Finland. On the 29th (Tue), do a tasting at Pihamaa Estate & Winery, get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Hollola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Kelvenne Trail, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hauhon kirkko, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Cross Church.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tavastia Proper road trip planning tool.

Getting from Savonlinna to Tavastia Proper by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tavastia Proper

Trails · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay May 28 — 31:
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Holy Cross Church ©
Holy Cross Church
Church of Hollola ©
Church of Hollola
Jokioinen Museum Railway ©
Jokioinen Museum Railway

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Levi Ski Resort and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park. Get in touch with nature at Seven Fells Up and Safaris. Explore Levi's surroundings by going to Jyppyra lookout (in Enontekio) and Akaslompolo Sportshop (in Akaslompolo).

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Levi visit planning website.

Do a combination of bus, train, and flight from Tavastia Proper to Levi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tavastia Proper in May; daily highs in Levi reach 11°C and lows reach 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 4:
Highlights from your plan
Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Safaris
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get some cultural insight at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing. Take a break from the city and head to Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Rauhaniemi Beach. When in Tampere, make a side trip to see St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa in Sastamala, approximately Sastamala away. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, look for gifts at Tammelantori, explore the wide array of goods at City Sokos, and catch a live performance at Tampere Hall.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tampere tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 4 — 7:
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa ©
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa

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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Get outdoors at Yyteri Beach and Herrainpaivat Beach. For shopping fun, head to Kauppakeskus Puuvilla or Patakirppis. Venture out of the city with trips to Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) (in Pori) and Uusikaupunki (Automobile Museum, Isokari Lighthouse, &more). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rauma online journey builder.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Rauma takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Rauma

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse

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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.
Head to Turun Kauppahalli and Kauppakeskus Myllyfor some retail therapy. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Vepsa Island and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya), Korpo Church (in Korpo) and Nagu Church (in Nagu). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, gain insight at Turku Cathedral, and pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Turku trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Rauma to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Raseborg Municipality.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 9 — 13:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church

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Raseborg Municipality

Raseborg Municipality ©
On the 13th (Wed), trek along Tulliniemi Nature Path and then kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Ekenas Archipelago National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Raseborg Municipality trip maker app.

You can drive from Turku to Raseborg Municipality in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Turku to Raseborg Municipality. In June, daily temperatures in Raseborg Municipality can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Raseborg Municipality

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path
Ekenas Archipelago National Park ©
Ekenas Archipelago National Park

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Hakaniemi Market and Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa). You'll get in some beach time at Hietaranta Beach and Aurinkolahti Beach. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and don't miss a visit to Market Square Kauppatori.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Raseborg Municipality to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Raseborg Municipality to Helsinki is 1 hour. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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