38 days in Finland Itinerary

38 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naantali
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 9 nights
3
Rovaniemi
— 8 nights
4
Inari
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 12 nights

5
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Popular historic sites such as Old Rauma and Isokari Lighthouse are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Louhisaari Manor and Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Naantali: Uusikaupunki (Uusikaupunki Old Church, Bonk Museum, &more) and Rauma (The Old Town Hall Museum & Marela Museum House). And it doesn't end there: stop by Naantali Old Town, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, and browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Naantali trip itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Naantali is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Traveling from Brussels to Naantali, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. June in Naantali sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Naantali

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Uusikaupunki, Rauma, Louhisaari Manor, Kauppakeskus Mylly
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 26:
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor

9
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Turku Castle and Rosala Viking Centre. Popular historic sites such as Turku Cathedral and St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Bengtskar Lighthouse (in Rosala), Pargas Church (in Pargas) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). Spend the 3rd (Tue) exploring nature at Teijo National Park. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and learn more about the world around you at Turku Biological Museum.

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

Turku is just a short distance from Naantali. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Rosala, Kuusisto Manor, Teijo National Park, Bellevue Beach, Pargas Church
Find places to stay Jun 26 — Jul 5:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

8
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Explore hidden gems such as Rovaniemi Church and Korouoma Canyon. Get a sense of the local culture at German Soldier s Cemetery and Santa's House of Snowmobiles. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Kemi Church (in Kemi), Kopara Reindeer Park (in Luosto) and Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi). The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, browse the different shops at Arctic Circle Mall, and admire the masterpieces at Korundi House of Culture.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Turku to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Kemi Church, Kopara Reindeer Park, Korouoma Canyon, Pyha-Luosto National Park
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 13:
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Korouoma Canyon ©
Korouoma Canyon

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Keep things going the next day: experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer, experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Inari trip planner.

Traveling by car from Rovaniemi to Inari takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In July, daytime highs in Inari are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 15:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

12
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki), Cathedral of Porvoo (in Porvoo) and Stromforsin Ruukki (in Ruotsinpyhtaa). Spend the 19th (Thu) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 21st (Sat) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get a taste of the local shopping with Hakaniemi Market, and get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Helsinki itinerary planner.

Getting from Inari to Helsinki by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in July, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 25°C and lows about 15°C. On the 27th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Raseborg, Arboretum Mustila, Cathedral of Porvoo, Stromforsin Ruukki
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 27:
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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