45 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

45 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Quebec City, Quebec
Fly + Drive:  18 h 15 min
1
Kimito Island
— 8 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Pernio
— 7 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Uusikaupunki
— 8 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Korpo
— 8 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Turku
— 11 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Quebec City, Quebec

8
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kimito Island: Rosala (Rosala Viking Centre & Rosala). Spend the 18th (Sat) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island trip itinerary planner.

Quebec City, Canada to Kimito Island is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Quebec City to Kimito Island due to the time zone difference. April in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. You'll set off for Pernio on the 25th (Sat).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rosala
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 25:
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

7
nights
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Go for a jaunt from Pernio to Rosala to see Bengtskar Lighthouse about 1h 40 min away. Spend the 26th (Sun) exploring nature at Teijo National Park. There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pernio trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Pernio takes an hour. April in Pernio sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. You will leave for Uusikaupunki on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Bengtskar Lighthouse
Find places to stay Apr 25 — May 2:
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

8
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Change things up with a short trip to Katanpaa in Kustavi (about 48 minutes away).

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Uusikaupunki trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Pernio to Uusikaupunki takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 10th (Sun), you'll travel to Korpo.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Katanpaa
Find places to stay May 2 — 10:
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

8
nights
Korpo

Korpo ©
Venture out of the city with trips to Borgbergin Observation Tower (in Houtskar Island) and Nagu (Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset & Nagu Church).

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Korpo online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Korpo in 3.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Korpo can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel to Turku.

Things to do in Korpo

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Nagu, Borgbergin Observation Tower
Find places to stay May 10 — 18:
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Korpo Church ©
Korpo Church
Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island
Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church

11
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park (in Loimaa), Mathildedalin Kylapanimo (in Salo) and Pargas (Pargas Lime Stone Quarry & ArtBank). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, stroll around Kupittaa Park, hike along The Archipelago Trail, and let little ones run wild at Adventure Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Turku road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Korpo to Turku takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Kaarina, Pargas, Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park, Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
Find places to stay May 18 — 29:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku University Botanical Garden ©
Turku University Botanical Garden