4 days in Finland Itinerary

4 days in Finland Itinerary

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4 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Riga
Fly:  5​h
1
Turku
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
2
Kaarina
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Salo
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: Riga

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Turku trip planner .

Riga, Latvia to Turku is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Turku when traveling from Riga in August, with lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Kaarina.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Kaarina

Kaarina ©
Kaarina is a small town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the Southwest Finland region and is a neighbouring town of Turku, which is the capital of Southwest Finland, therefore Kaarina is a part of the Greater Turku region. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Kuusisto Manor and then step into the grandiose world of Kuusisto Bishop's Castle.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Kaarina travel website .

Kaarina is very close to Turku. In August in Kaarina, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Salo.

Things to do in Kaarina

Historic Sites
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Kuusisto Manor ©
Kuusisto Manor
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle ©
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle

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Salo

Salo
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Salo trip planner .

You can drive from Kaarina to Salo in an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You'll set off for Helsinki on the 30th (Thu).

Things to do in Salo

Wildlife Tours Shopping
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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.
On the 31st (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, explore the historical opulence of Fortress of Suomenlinna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki online route maker .

You can drive from Salo to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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