33 days in Finland Itinerary

33 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 2 nights
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Saariselka
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
5
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 2 nights
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Kouvola
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 18 nights

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Turku Castle. On the 13th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, then admire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and finally take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Turku online trip itinerary planner.

Helsinki to Turku is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. You've now added Yyteri Beach to your itinerary. On the 15th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Porin Kauppahalli, then stroll around Kirjurinluoto, then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

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Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:
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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
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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.
Urho Kekkonen National Park has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, examine the collection at Gold Prospector Museum, and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Saariselka road trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Pori to Saariselka in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Pori in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Saariselka, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

2
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Ranua Zoo as well as Santa Claus Village. Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): meet the residents at Ranua Zoo, get engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and then don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, see Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Parks · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. You've now added Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site to your itinerary. On the 21st (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, cool off at Tropiclandia, and then see the interesting displays at Terranova.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Mustasaari attractions planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari. In July, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum
Tropiclandia ©
Tropiclandia

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Olavinlinna Castle. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, appreciate the history behind The Spirit of the fortress, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then don't miss a visit to Riihisaari, and finally step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, explore the striking landscape at Punkaharju Ridge, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, then don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Savonlinna Cathedral.

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Explore your travel options from Mustasaari to Savonlinna with the Route module. In July, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. You've now added Repovesi National Park to your itinerary. On the 25th (Wed), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Model Railroad Museum Kouvola, then browse the exhibits of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Sibelius Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kouvola takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum

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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.
Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Runeberg Park, Porvoo Old Town, &more), Savijarvi Gard Manor (in Sipoo) and Hyvinkaa Church (in Hyvinkaa). Pack the 28th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Spend the 4th (Sat) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and stroll through The Esplanadi Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planning site.

Getting from Kouvola to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 27 — Aug 14:
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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