42 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

42 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Southwest Finland sightseeing planner

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

Route & dates

Start: Medellin
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  23 h 30 min
1
Poytya
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kimito Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Rosala
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Nagu
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
Salo
— 10 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
End: Medellin

5
nights
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Get out of town with these interesting Poytya side-trips: Loimaa (The Finnish Museum of Agriculture & Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park). It doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Poytya trip planner.

Medellin, Colombia to Poytya is an approximately 24- hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Medellin to Poytya. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Medellin in October: high temperatures in Poytya hover around 10°C and lows are around 1°C. On the 16th (Tue), you'll travel to Turku.

Things to do in Poytya

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Loimaa
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture ©
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park ©
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park

6
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, and let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Turku online day trip planner.

Getting from Poytya to Turku by car takes about an hour. October in Turku sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Naantali
Find places to stay Oct 16 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

6
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Spend the 23rd (Tue) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kimito Island holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. You'll set off for Rosala on the 28th (Sun).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

6
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Rosala is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse and examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rosala trip app.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Rosala takes 1.5 hours. October in Rosala sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. On the 3rd (Sat), you're off to Nagu.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 28 — Nov 3:
Highlights from your plan
Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

6
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Nagu: Korpo (Jurmo Island, Korpo Church, &more) and Borgbergin Observation Tower (in Houtskar Island).

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nagu route maker app.

Drive from Rosala to Nagu in 3.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in Nagu are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You'll set off for Salo on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Nagu

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Korpo, Kokar, Borgbergin Observation Tower
Find places to stay Nov 3 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church

10
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. Venture out of the city with trips to Pernio (Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy & Teijo National Park). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat and revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Salo driving holiday site.

Drive from Nagu to Salo in 2 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. You will leave for home on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in Salo

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Pernio
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy
Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy

Similar Plans

15 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 12 days in Central Finland & Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 7 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM December, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 30 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 14 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 12 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: September, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 12 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA November, relaxing, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 3 days in Southwest Finland BY A USER FROM FRANCE October, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans