44 days in Finland Itinerary

44 days in Finland Itinerary

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44 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  14​h
1
Helsinki
— 10 nights
Train:  2​h 45​min
2
Imatra
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Oulu
— 5 nights
Bus:  2​h
4
Ranua
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
6
Levi
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Turku
— 5 nights
Fly:  1​h 45​min
8
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  4​h
9
Pori
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

10
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Paavolan Tammi. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Kotka (Linden Esplanade, Kymi Church, & more), Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola) and Hiidenvuori (in Iitti). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and take a stroll through Katajanokka.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour itinerary tool .

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in June, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Imatra.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Kotka, Vantaa, Porvoo, Paavolan Tammi, Hiidenvuori
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

4
nights
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lammassaari Island and Kummakivi Boulder. Visiting The Astuvansalmi rock paintings and Siikalahti Wetland will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Puumala (Lietvesi Scenic Road & Puumalan Lake), Salpa Line Museum (in Miehikkala) and Anttola Church (in Anttola). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Lempukka Beach, stop by Imatran Kalatalo, examine the collection at Karelian Farmhouse Open Air Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Nicholas.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Imatra road trip planning website .

You can take a train from Helsinki to Imatra in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Imatra are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Ruokolahti, Puumala, The Astuvansalmi rock paintings, Anttola Church, Siikalahti Wetland
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The Astuvansalmi rock paintings ©
The Astuvansalmi rock paintings
Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island
Puumalan Lake ©
Puumalan Lake

5
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Explore hidden gems such as Kotielainpuisto Arkadia and Outdoors Oulu Oy. Get some cultural insight at Raahe Museum and Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from Oulu: Marjaniemi Lighthouse (in Hailuoto), Kierikki Stone Age Centre (in Yli-Ii) and Rokuan Kansallispuisto (in Ahmas). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Oulu trip tool .

Getting from Imatra to Oulu by combination of train and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Imatra in June, expect nights in Oulu to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to Ranua.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Kierikki Stone Age Centre, Rokuan Kansallispuisto, Koitelinkoski, Haukipudas Church, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
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Outdoors Oulu Oy ©
Outdoors Oulu Oy
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
Rokuan Kansallispuisto ©
Rokuan Kansallispuisto

2
nights
Ranua

Ranua ©
Ranua is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Lapland. On the 28th (Sun), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ranua Zoo.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Ranua tour itinerary maker .

Take a bus from Oulu to Ranua in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 29th (Mon), you'll travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Ranua

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo

3
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gold Prospector Museum and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Discover out-of-the-way places like Ruijanpolku Trail and Pyha-Nattanen Fell. When in Saariselka, make a side trip to see Juutua Nature Trail in Inari, approximately 1h 05 min away.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Saariselka day trip tool .

You can drive from Ranua to Saariselka in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. In June in Saariselka, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum, Pyha-Nattanen Fell, Lemmenjoki National Park
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Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

4
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm and Ounasjoki - River for activities. Escape the urban bustle at Pakasaivo and Jemes Sport. Venture out of the city with trips to Muonio (Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins), Kittila (Taatsin seita & Sarestoniemi Museum) and Maupertuis Memorial (in Pello). There's much more to do: have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sodankyla, and experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Levi road trip site .

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Levi are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Historic Sites Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Muonio, Kittila, Church of Sodankyla, Jemes Sport, Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Pakasaivo ©
Pakasaivo

5
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get some cultural insight at Bonk Museum and Kylamaki Village of Living History. Take a break from the city and head to Kurjenrahka National Park and Vepsa Island. Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Torronsuo National Park (in Tammela). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through The Archipelago Trail, get interesting insight from Bike Rental - by Carfield, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and take in nature's colorful creations at Kultaranta Garden.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Turku online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Levi to Turku takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Naantali, Torronsuo National Park, Bonk Museum, Louhisaari Manor, Teijo National Park
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Torronsuo National Park ©
Torronsuo National Park
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park

4
nights
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kastelholm Castle and The Cultural History Museum of Aland. Escape the urban bustle at Getabergen and Kobba Klintar. When in Mariehamn, make a side trip to see Aland Hunting & Fishing Museum in Eckero, approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Aland Island Art Museum, walk around Lilla holmen, explore the historical opulence of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, and examine the collection at Eckerö Post & tullhus.

To see photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Mariehamn travel route site .

Getting from Turku to Mariehamn by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Aland Island, Eckero, Kastelholm Castle, Kastelholm - Open-air Museum, Getabergen
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Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Getabergen ©
Getabergen
Kobba Klintar ©
Kobba Klintar

5
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Do some cultural sightseeing at Marela Museum House and Rosenlew Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto and Yyterin Nakotorni. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Pori: Tampere (Rauhaniemi Beach, The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, & more) and The Church of the Holy Cross (in Rauma). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, walk around Kirjurinluoto, and view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Pori travel route app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Mariehamn to Pori takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Pori

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Tampere, Rauma, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:
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The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Yyterin Nakotorni ©
Yyterin Nakotorni