5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Mikkeli
— 1 night
4
Kouvola
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planning website.

Moscow, Russia to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Moscow to Helsinki. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenexamine the collection at S/S Salama, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Savonlinna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites
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Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Communications Centre Lokki, thentake a stroll around Konsertti-ja Kongressitalo Mikaeli, thenexamine the collection at Infantry Museum, and finally get outside with Anjan Puisto.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mikkeli route builder tool.

Drive from Savonlinna to Mikkeli in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Mikkeli are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Outdoors Museums Shopping
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Anjan Puisto ©
Anjan Puisto
Communications Centre Lokki
Communications Centre Lokki
Infantry Museum ©
Infantry Museum

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. On the 12th (Fri), delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kouvola trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Mikkeli to Kouvola in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daytime highs in Kouvola are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Outdoors Trails Wildlife
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Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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