32 days in Finland Itinerary

32 days in Finland Itinerary

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32 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Abuja
Fly:  20​h 30​min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Kuusamo
— 1 night
bus:  2​h 30​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Levi
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
6
Saariselka
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
7
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
Rantasalmi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
10
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Abuja

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Archipelago National Park. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik and then make a trip to Helsingholm Guest Harbour.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island trip maker .

Lagos, Nigeria to Kimito Island is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Western African Time (WAT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Lagos in March, expect Kimito Island to be much colder, temps between 3°C and -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Helsingholm Guest Harbour ©
Helsingholm Guest Harbour

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get outdoors at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Juselius Mausoleum (in Pori), Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross, Old Rauma, & more) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, browse the collection at Turku City Library, deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, and have fun at Moomin World.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Turku holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rauma, Juselius Mausoleum, Kurjenrahka National Park, Moomin World
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

1
night
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas and then stroll through Ruka.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo tour planner .

You can fly from Turku to Kuusamo in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Turku in March, expect Kuusamo to be slightly colder, temps between -2°C and -13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Safaris

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from the city and head to Safaris and Pyha-Luosto National Park. Go for a jaunt from Rovaniemi to Kemi to see Sampo Icebreaker about 1h 55 min away. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village, buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall, admire all the interesting features of Lappi Areena, and stop by Your Piece Of Finland.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder app .

You can take a bus from Kuusamo to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Sampo Icebreaker, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Safaris

3
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Get outdoors at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and Levi Ski Resort. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Levi: Snow Village (in Kittila) and Keimiotunturi Fell (in Muonio). Next up on the itinerary: admire all the interesting features of Ice Karting Levi, don't miss a visit to LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, and shop like a local with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip planning site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Snow Village
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
On the 15th (Fri), find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Saariselka trip maker tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. March in Saariselka sees daily highs of -1°C and lows of -12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Nature Parks
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

2
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Get outdoors at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site and Hietasaaren uimaranta. Venture out of the city with trips to Vaasa (Setterbergin Puisto, Mustasaaren kirkko, & more). Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Raippaluodon Silta.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari travel planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Saariselka to Mustasaari. Traveling from Saariselka in March, things will get a bit warmer in Mustasaari: highs are around 2°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Vaasa
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Setterbergin Puisto ©
Setterbergin Puisto
Hietasaaren uimaranta ©
Hietasaaren uimaranta

1
night
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 19th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, then appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rantasalmi trip planner .

Getting from Mustasaari to Rantasalmi by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. March in Rantasalmi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Nature Parks 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
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Escape the urban bustle at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto and Pielinen. Explore Koli National Park's surroundings by going to Joensuu (Honkaniemi Beach & Lykynlampi Outdoor Centre).

For maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Rantasalmi to Koli National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Rantasalmi in March, things will get a bit cooler in Koli National Park: highs are around 0°C and lows about -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Joensuu
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli

7
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Aurinkolahti Beach and Korkeasaari Zoo. Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 46 minutes away). Pack the 27th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip maker .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki. March in Helsinki sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C at night. On the 30th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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