4 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

4 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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4 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  8​h
1
Hanko
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Kotka
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
End: Geneva

1
night
Hanko

Hanko
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Hanko attractions planner .

Geneva, Switzerland to Hanko is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Geneva to Hanko due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Geneva in July: high temperatures in Hanko hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

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2
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. On the 19th (Fri), stroll through Santalahti Nature Trail, let the kids burn off some steam at Katariina Seaside Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Kotka Church, then take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, then pause for some photo ops at Kotka Sculpture Promenade, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kotka online holiday planner .

You can drive from Hanko to Kotka in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

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Katariina Seaside Park ©
Katariina Seaside Park
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Kotka Church

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