5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Budapest
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
4
Kouvola
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Budapest

1
night
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 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planning website .

Budapest, Hungary to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Helsinki. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Budapest in June, with highs in Helsinki at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 8th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Turku tour planning app .

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Nature Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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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 9th (Sun): look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, make a trip to Pikkukirkko, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Turku to Savonlinna by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. On the 10th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Kouvola trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Savonlinna to Kouvola in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©

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