41 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

41 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwest Finland trip itinerary planner

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

41 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 15​min
1
Salo
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Pernio
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Rosala
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Parainen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Nagu
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Korpo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
7
Uusikaupunki
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Pietarsaari
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
9
Turku
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
Kimito Island
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: London

3
nights
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. When in Salo, make a side trip to see Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto in Somero, approximately 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy, and don't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Salo road trip planning website .

London, UK to Salo is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Salo. Expect little chillier evenings in Salo when traveling from London in August, with lows around 12°C. You'll set off for Pernio on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Salo

Outdoors Museums Adventure

Side Trip

Hiidenlinna & Sisumetsan Seikkailupuisto
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Mathildedalin Kylapanimo ©
Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy

3
nights
Pernio

Pernio
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Teijo national park and Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Pernio online trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Salo to Pernio in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Pernio can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. You will leave for Rosala on the 10th (Sat).

Things to do in Pernio

Nature Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:

3
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Get some cultural insight at Bengtskar Lighthouse and Rosala Viking Centre.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rosala trip planner .

Traveling by car from Pernio to Rosala takes 2 hours. In August in Rosala, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 13th (Tue), you'll travel to Parainen.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

4
nights
Parainen

Parainen ©
Pargas is a municipality of Finland, in the Archipelago Sea. Discover out-of-the-way places like Pargas Lime Stone Quarry and Pargas Church. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kuusisto Bishop's Castle and Pargas / Parainen Local History Museum. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lenholm Conservation Area and make a trip to ArtBank.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Parainen trip website .

You can drive from Rosala to Parainen in 2.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Parainen are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You'll set off for Nagu on the 17th (Sat).

Things to do in Parainen

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Kuusisto Bishop's Castle
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Pargas Church ©
Pargas Church
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle ©
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle
ArtBank ©
ArtBank

3
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Do some cultural sightseeing at Nagu Church and Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nagu online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Parainen to Nagu in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Nagu are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You'll set off for Korpo on the 20th (Tue).

Things to do in Nagu

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church

3
nights
Korpo

Korpo ©
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Korpo Church and Jurmo Island.

Plan my trip to Korpo with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Nagu to Korpo in an hour. In August, daytime highs in Korpo are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Korpo

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

4
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Explore hidden gems such as Automobile Museum and Uusikaupunki Old Church. Get in touch with nature at Isokari Lighthouse and Katanpaa.

Plan my Uusikaupunki trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can drive from Korpo to Uusikaupunki in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. You will leave for Pietarsaari on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Katanpaa ©
Katanpaa

4
nights
Pietarsaari

Pietarsaari ©
Get some cultural insight at The Finnish Museum of Agriculture and Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Pietarsaari online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Pietarsaari takes 1.5 hours. August in Pietarsaari sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 12°C at night. You'll set off for Turku on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in Pietarsaari

Nature Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Loimaa, Kurjenrahka National Park
Find places to stay Aug 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park ©
Alpo Jaakola Statuary 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.
Visiting The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Uto and Vepsa Island. Venture out of the city with trips to Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Vaski Adventure Island (in Naantali). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History, take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, and get your game on at Moomin World.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Turku driving holiday tool .

Traveling by car from Pietarsaari to Turku takes an hour. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naantali, Louhisaari Manor
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 8:
Highlights from your plan
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Uto ©
Uto
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

4
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Archipelago National Park and Oro.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip builder website .

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September in Kimito Island, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. You will leave for home on the 12th (Thu).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Helsingholm Guest Harbour ©
Helsingholm Guest Harbour

Similar Plans

25 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM BELGIUM May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 4 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM ESTONIA July, kids, beaches, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 4 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM LITHUANIA June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 16 days in Finland & Central Finland BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA December, kids, relaxing, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, culture, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA May, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans