33 days in Finland Itinerary

33 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kimito Island
— 1 night
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Turku
— 5 nights
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Pori
— 2 nights
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Inari
— 3 nights
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Syote
— 1 night
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Kuusamo
— 4 nights
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Savonlinna
— 3 nights
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Imatra
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 6 nights

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Kimito Island itinerary planning site.

Karachi, Pakistan to Kimito Island is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Karachi to Kimito Island. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Karachi in August; daily highs in Kimito Island reach 24°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 1:
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Wildlife Area
Oro
4.7

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
We've included these beaches for you: Bellevue Beach and Vepsa Island. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Tulliniemi Nature Path (in Hanko) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). Next up on the itinerary: browse the collection at Turku City Library, let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, shop like a local with Galleria Joella, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naantali Church.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Turku online day trip planner.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Turku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
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National Park
Teijo National Park
4.6

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, then kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then stop by Patakirppis.

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Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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Must see
Old Rauma
4.5
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Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6

3
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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Escape the urban bustle at Lemmenjoki National Park and Lake Inari. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Juutua Nature Trail. Step out of Inari with an excursion to Hippupuoti Gift Shop in Saariselka--about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, relax in the rural setting at Tuula's Reindeer, and wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Inari route tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Pori to Inari in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Pori in September, expect Inari to be a bit cooler, temps between 13°C and 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Syote.

Things to do in Inari

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

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National Park
Lemmenjoki National Park
4.6
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Outdoor Activity
Lake Inari
4.5

1
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Syote

Syote ©
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Korouoma Canyon and then stop by Jalavan Kauppa. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Syote National Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Syote attractions planner.

Getting from Inari to Syote by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In September, daytime highs in Syote are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Syote

Nature · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

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National Park
Syote National Park
4.6
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Jalavan Kauppa
4.3
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Geologic Formation
Korouoma Canyon
5.0

4
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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Do your shopping at Shopping Center Kumpare and Riipisen Wild Game and Souvenier Shop. Step off the beaten path and head to Ruka and Pieni Karhunkierros Trail. Step out of Kuusamo to go to Suomussalmi and see Martinselkonen Wilds Centre, which is approximately 1h 40 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Julma Olkky, explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids, admire the masterpieces at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre, and experience rural life at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Kuusamo trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Syote to Kuusamo in 2 hours. In September in Kuusamo, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 14 — 18:
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Water Body
Kiutakongas Rapids
4.8
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Ski Area
Ruka
4.4

3
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Olavinlinna Castle and Kerimaki Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Savonlinna Cathedral and Taito Shop Savonlinna. Change things up with these side-trips from Savonlinna: Siikalahti Wetland (in Parikkala) and Linnansaari National Park (in Rantasalmi). It doesn't end there: indulge your taste buds at Savonlinna Market Square and find something for the whole family at Punkaharjun Kesamaa.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna driving holiday planner.

Getting from Kuusamo to Savonlinna by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. In September in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature · Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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.
Head to MyGoodKnife and Imatran Kalatalofor plenty of shopping. Get in touch with nature at Imatra Waterfall and Malonsaari. Explore Imatra's surroundings by going to Kummakivi Boulder (in Ruokolahti), The Astuvansalmi rock paintings (in Ristiina) and Lappeenranta (Saimaa Canal & Sandcastle Lappeenranta). There's more to do: head off the coast to Lammassaari Island.

Plan a trip to Imatra easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Getting from Savonlinna to Imatra by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Imatra can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Imatra

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 21 — 24:
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Must see
Imatra Waterfall
4.3
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Water Body
Saimaa Canal
4.6
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Island
Malonsaari
4.4

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Mannerheim Museum. Kansallisgalleria and ARTag Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). Pack the 29th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, look for gifts at Artisaani, get a taste of the local shopping with Market Square Kauppatori, and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Imatra to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Art Museum
Kansallisgalleria
4.2
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Historic Site
Mannerheim Museum
4.5