36 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

36 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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36 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  18​h 30​min
1
Lohja
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Hanko
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Turku
— 5 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
4
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
5
Pori
— 4 nights
6
Vaasa
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
7
Seinajoki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
8
Kokkola
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Oulu
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  5​h 45​min
10
Kotka
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
night
Lohja

Lohja ©
Lohja is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Southern Finland and is part of the Uusimaa region. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of Tytyri Mine Experience, stroll through Aurlahti Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lohjan Pyhan Laurin Kirkko the Church of St Lawrence Lohja. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Lohjan Museo and then take in the pleasant sights at Liessaari Nature- & Wellness Trail.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Lohja online holiday maker .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Lohja is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Lohja due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March, things will get much colder in Lohja: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Lohja

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Find places to stay Mar 14 — 15:
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Lohjan Museo ©
Lohjan Museo
Tytyri Mine Experience ©
Tytyri Mine Experience

2
nights
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bellevue Beach, identify plant and animal life at Tulliniemi Nature Path, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Hanko Water Tower. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Pike's Gut, then take an in-depth tour of Hanko Museum, and then make a trip to Gunnarstrand.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Hanko trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lohja to Hanko takes 1.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -5°C. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Hanko

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path
Pike's Gut ©
Pike's Gut

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, admire the natural beauty at Turku University Botanical Garden, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Hanko to Turku takes 2 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 22:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

2
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): see the interesting displays at Kastelholm Castle, step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, contemplate the long history of Bomarsund, then take a leisurely stroll along The Maritime Quarter, and finally examine the collection at Museumship Pommern. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then stroll through Lilla holmen, then step off the mainland to explore Kobba Klintar, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn route maker website .

Getting from Turku to Mariehamn by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In March in Mariehamn, expect temperatures between 4°C during the day and -3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Sund, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kobba Klintar ©
Kobba Klintar
Room Escape Games

4
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Explore Pori's surroundings by going to Rauma (Old Rauma, Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, & more). There's lots more to do: stroll through Yyteri Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum, and admire the striking features of Palace of Junnelius.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Pori travel route planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Mariehamn to Pori in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In March, daytime highs in Pori are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Rauma
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto

4
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Spend a day of island exploring on the 29th (Fri) at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Vaasa trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Vaasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in Vaasa sees daily highs of 2°C and lows of -6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seinajoki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 1:
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Ojberget ©
Ojberget
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko

3
nights
Seinajoki

Seinajoki ©
Seinäjoki is a city located in Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Seinajoki is known for fun & games, nightlife, shopping, museums, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the collection at Seinajoki Library, examine the collection at Tornava Museum Area, get outside with Joupiska, and make a trip to Aalto Center of Seinajoki.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Seinajoki trip planner .

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Seinajoki takes 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Kokkola.

Things to do in Seinajoki

Outdoors Fun & Games Nightlife
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Duudsonit Activity Park ©
Duudsonit Activity Park
Seinajoki Library ©
Seinajoki Library
Museum of South Ostrobothnia ©
Museum of South Ostrobothnia

1
night
Kokkola

Kokkola ©
Kokkola is a town and municipality of Finland. On the 5th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Lassander House, K.H.Renlund museum - Provincial Museum of Central Ostrobothnia, examine the collection at Pedagogy, K.H.Renlund museum - Provincial Museum of Central Ostrobothnia, then explore the world behind art at K.H. Renlund Museum, then wander the streets of Neristan (Old Wooden Town), and finally see the interesting displays at The Toivonen Animal Park and Peasant Museum.

Plan my day in Kokkola using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Seinajoki to Kokkola in 2 hours. In April in Kokkola, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Kokkola

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
K.H. Renlund Museum ©
K.H. Renlund Museum
Neristan (Old Wooden Town) ©
Neristan (Old Wooden Town)

4
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Oulu is known for shopping, beaches, fun & games, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Garden, University of Oulu, and see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo.

Start your trip to Oulu by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Kokkola to Oulu by car takes about 3 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums Parks Fun & Games
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo ©
Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo
Ainolan Puisto ©
Ainolan Puisto
Botanical Garden, University of Oulu ©

6
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. When in Kotka, make a side trip to see Marian Kirkko in Hamina, approximately 30 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and let little ones run wild at Katariina Seaside Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Kotka online route builder .

Getting from Oulu to Kotka by combination of flight and train takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Hamina
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

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