44 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

44 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Queenstown
Fly + Drive:  32 h
1
Uusikaupunki
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Nagu
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Pernio
— 6 nights
Drive:  45 min
5
Kimito Island
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Rosala
— 10 nights
Drive + Fly:  32 h
End: Queenstown

5
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Bonk Museum and Isokari Lighthouse. Explore hidden gems such as Automobile Museum and Katanpaa.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Uusikaupunki trip itinerary planner.

Queenstown, New Zealand to Uusikaupunki is an approximately 34- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Queenstown to Uusikaupunki is minus 10 hours. April in Uusikaupunki sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. On the 21st (Tue), you'll travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 21:
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Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Automobile Museum
Automobile Museum

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre and Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art will appeal to museum buffs. Visit Uto and Martinkirkko for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya), Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Pargas (Pargas Church, Pargas Lime Stone Quarry, &more). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Marttyyrikeisarinna Aleksandran Kirkko.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Turku online route planner.

Drive from Uusikaupunki to Turku in 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nagu.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kaarina, Pargas, Salo, Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 28:
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Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor

6
nights
Nagu

Nagu ©
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nagu Church and Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Korpo Church and Jurmo Island. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nagu: Korpo (Skargardscentrum Korpostrom Archipelago Centrum & Korpo Weather Radar), Borgbergin Observation Tower (in Houtskar Island) and Lenholm Conservation Area (in Pargas).

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nagu sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Nagu takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. You'll set off for Pernio on the 4th (Mon).

Things to do in Nagu

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Korpo, Borgbergin Observation Tower, Lenholm Conservation Area
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 4:
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Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church
Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island

6
nights
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Teijo National Park and Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Pernio road trip planning website.

You can drive from Nagu to Pernio in 2.5 hours. In May, daytime highs in Pernio are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

6
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Explore hidden gems such as Archipelago National Park and Helsingholm Guest Harbour.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kimito Island online holiday planner.

Drive from Pernio to Kimito Island in an hour. In May, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. You'll set off for Rosala on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

10
nights
Rosala

Rosala ©
Step off the beaten path and head to Bengtskar Lighthouse and Rosala Viking Centre.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Rosala trip builder.

Drive from Kimito Island to Rosala in 1.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Rosala can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You will leave for home on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay May 16 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Rosala ©
Rosala