34 days in Finland Itinerary

34 days in Finland Itinerary

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34 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  8​h 15​min
1
Turku
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
3
Vaasa
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Levi
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
6
Lieksa
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Mikkeli
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Kotka
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Brussels

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Change things up with a short trip to Old Rauma in Rauma (about 1h 25 min away). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, browse the exhibits of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Turku online trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to Turku is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Brussels to Turku, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in May, Turku is slightly colder at night with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Naantali, Old Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

5
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Explore Tampere's surroundings by going to Yyteri Beach (in Pori), Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Hameenlinna (Ahvenisto & Palander House). Next up on the itinerary: laugh and play at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary site .

Getting from Turku to Tampere by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June in Tampere, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Yyteri Beach, Visavuori
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 8:
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Visavuori ©
Visavuori
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

3
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vaasa: Saltkaret (in Mustasaari), Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala (in Kauhava) and Powerpark (in Harma). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta, test your team's savvy at Makeitout, and head outdoors with Wallsports Areena Seinajoki.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip planner .

You can take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Seinajoki, Mustasaari, Arctic Museum Nanoq, Powerpark, Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala
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Seinajoki Library ©
Seinajoki Library
Powerpark ©
Powerpark

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures and then fly down the slopes at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Vaasa to Levi in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Levi, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park, Giewont Husky Adventures
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Get out of town with these interesting Rovaniemi side-trips: Korouoma Canyon (in Posio) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). The adventure continues: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy, and see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip builder .

Drive from Levi to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pyha-Luosto National Park, Korouoma Canyon
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

4
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Explore Lieksa's surroundings by going to Paalasmaan Surukivi (in Juuka) and Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Pielinen, make a trip to Paateri, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill, and take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lieksa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Lieksa by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In June in Lieksa, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Paalasmaan Surukivi, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

2
nights
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 22nd (Mon), stop by Mikkeli Market Place, find something for the whole family at Visulahti, then don't miss a visit to Kenkavero, then see the interesting displays at Mannerheim`s Saloon Car, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mikkeli Cathedral. On your second day here, pause for some photo ops at Mannerheim Statue, then get engrossed in the history at Communications Centre Lokki, then take in panoramic vistas at Naisvuori Observation Tower, and finally identify plant and animal life at Neitvuori.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Mikkeli journey tool .

You can drive from Lieksa to Mikkeli in 4.5 hours. In June in Mikkeli, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Neitvuori ©
Neitvuori
Naisvuori Observation Tower ©
Naisvuori Observation Tower
Kenkavero ©
Kenkavero

4
nights
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 out of town with these interesting Kotka side-trips: Lappeenranta (Sandcastle Lappeenranta & Saimaa Canal). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Santalahti Nature Trail, walk around Riverside Park, admire the natural beauty at Sibelius Park, and head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Kotka online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Mikkeli to Kotka takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June in Kotka, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lappeenranta
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

5
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Helsinki itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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