39 days in Finland Itinerary

39 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naantali
— 6 nights
2
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
3
Turku
— 8 nights
4
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 4 nights
5
Helsinki
— 12 nights


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6
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Isokari Lighthouse and Naantali Church will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Naantali Old Town and Bonk Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Naantali side-trips: Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset (in Nagu), Automobile Museum (in Uusikaupunki) and Jurmo Island (in Korpo). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Louhisaari Manor, make a trip to Kultaranta Garden, and take an in-depth tour of Naantali museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Naantali road trip tool.

Brussels, Belgium to Naantali is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Naantali. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Naantali

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Uusikaupunki, Rauma, Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset, Jurmo Island, Louhisaari Manor
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Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum ©
Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor

7
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Rovaniemi Church and Rovaniemen ortodoksinen kirkko. Step out of the city life by going to Pyha-Luosto National Park and Auttikongas. Get out of town with these interesting Rovaniemi side-trips: Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of German Soldier s Cemetery, see the interesting displays at Christmas House Santa, fly down the slopes at Ounasvaaran Hiihtokeskus Oy, and browse the collection at Rovaniemi City Library.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rovaniemi tour itinerary tool.

Getting from Naantali to Rovaniemi by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Kopara Reindeer Park ©
Kopara Reindeer Park
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park

8
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Turku Cathedral and Teijo National Park. Appreciate the collections at Jokioinen Museum Railway and Kylamaki Village of Living History. Venture out of the city with trips to Rosala (Rosala Viking Centre & Bengtskar Lighthouse), Tulliniemi Nature Path (in Hanko) and St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa (in Sastamala). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park, get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Turku travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Rovaniemi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Rosala, Kurjenrahka National Park, Teijo National Park, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Kuusisto Manor
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 12:
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Jokioinen Museum Railway ©
Jokioinen Museum Railway
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

4
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Popular historic sites such as Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården and Salis Batteri are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Aland Maritime Museum and Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum capture your imagination. Take a break from Mariehamn with a short trip to Bomarsund in Sund, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, walk around Lilla holmen, and head off the coast to Kobba Klintar.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Mariehamn can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Aland Island, Sund, Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum
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Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

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.
Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Arboretum Mustila will get you outdoors. Do some cultural sightseeing at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Cathedral of Porvoo), Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg) and Kotka (Linden Esplanade, Lehman, &more). Spend the 22nd (Sun) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. Spend the 27th (Fri) exploring nature at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate the long history of Stromforsin Ruukki, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and visit Ullanlinna.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki vacation website.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 28th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo, Arboretum Mustila, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Valkmusa National Park
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 28:
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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