5 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

5 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finnish Archipelago trip planner

©
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Turku
— 1 night
Drive
2
Pori
— 1 night
Fly
3
Oulu
— 1 night
Fly to Helsinki, Train to Kotka
4
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Roja

S M T W T F S
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7

Turku

— 1 night
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 31st (Sat), examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Keep things going the next day: trek along Bike Rental - by Carfield, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Turku online trip builder.

Roja, Latvia to Turku is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Roja in July, Turku is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:

Pori

— 1 night
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Pori trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Oulu.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:

Oulu

— 1 night
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): stroll around Ainolan Puisto, stroll through Nallikari Beach, and then admire the striking features of Oulu Cathedral.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Oulu journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Pori to Oulu takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Oulu sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 3:

Kotka

— 1 night
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 4th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Kotka tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Oulu to Kotka by combination of flight and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. August in Kotka sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 4: