59 days in Finland Itinerary

59 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 7 nights
3
Pori
— 4 nights
4
Mustasaari
— 4 nights
5
Koli National Park
— 4 nights
6
Savonlinna
— 4 nights
7
Kuusamo
— 5 nights
8
Rovaniemi
— 6 nights
9
Levi
— 5 nights
10
Saariselka
— 4 nights
11
Helsinki
— 9 nights

5
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Tampere side-trips: Holy Cross Church (in Parola) and Hameenlinna (Vankilamuseo & Hame Castle). Pack the 4th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, enjoy some friendly competition at Space Bowling & Billiards Tampere, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and make a trip to Tulenkantajat Literature Center & Bookstore.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere road trip planning website.

Paris, France to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in January, expect Tampere to be cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Holy Cross Church, Pyhan Birgitan kirkko
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya), Pargas / Parainen Local History Museum (in Pargas) and Korpo Church (in Korpo). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and attend a concert at Sibeliusmuseum.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Turku journey planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. January in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Kurjenrahka National Park, Pargas / Parainen Local History Museum, Korpo Church
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

4
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Pori: Uusikaupunki (Automobile Museum, Bonk Museum, &more) and Rauma (Old Rauma, The Old Town Hall Museum, &more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, enjoy some friendly competition at Space Bowling & Billiards, stop by Porin Kauppahalli, and enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

Plan my trip to Pori with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Rauma, Uusikaupunki
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The Old Town Hall Museum ©
The Old Town Hall Museum
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum ©
Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum

4
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mustasaari: Vaasa (Hietasaaren uimaranta, Tikanoja Art Museum, &more). Spend the 18th (Fri) among the memorable landscape of Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Mustasaari sightseeing site.

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. In January, daytime highs in Mustasaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Vaasa
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Meteoriihi ©
Meteoriihi
Bragen ulkoilmamuseo ©
Bragen ulkoilmamuseo

4
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Change things up with these side-trips from Koli National Park: Venajanhiekka (in Rautavaara), Joensuu (Kauppakeskus Iso Myy & Taitokortteli) and Kuopio (Vainolanniemi, Lutheran Cathedral, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Pielinen, take in panoramic vistas at Rasavaara Observation tower, stop by Koli Shop Retkitupa, and trek along Ukko-Koli Hill.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Koli National Park road trip website.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Koli National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Mustasaari in January, with highs in Koli National Park at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kuopio, Koli, Joensuu, Venajanhiekka
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 26:
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Koli Nature Centre Ukko ©
Koli Nature Centre Ukko

4
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Savonlinna: Lappeenranta (Saimaa Canal & Joutsenon kirkko), Puumala (Viewing Platform in Puumala & Lietvesi Scenic Road) and Linnansaari National Park (in Rantasalmi). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall, pause for some photo ops at Mannerheim Statue, pause for some serene contemplation at Savonlinna Cathedral, and explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. In January in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mikkeli, Lappeenranta, Puumala, Imatra Waterfall, Linnansaari National Park
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

5
nights
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Take a break from Kuusamo with a short trip to Riisitunturi National Park in Posio, about 1h 5 min away. There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Ruka, head outdoors with Karhunkierros, contemplate the waterfront views at Kiutakongas Rapids, and find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kuusamo day trip app.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kuusamo takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kuusamo when traveling from Savonlinna in January, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Riisitunturi National Park
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 4:
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Ruka ©
Ruka
Riisitunturi National Park ©
Riisitunturi National Park
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre ©
Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre

6
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rovaniemi: Amethyst Mine Lapland (in Luosto), Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Kemi (Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery), Kemi Church, &more). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, and see where the action happens at Lappi Areena.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Kuusamo to Rovaniemi in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Kemi, Amethyst Mine Lapland, Pyha-Luosto National Park
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Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

5
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila), Seven Fells Up (in Akaslompolo) and Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park (in Muonio). Spend the 12th (Tue) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. The adventure continues: bet on your favorite at Icekarting Levi, identify plant and animal life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm, and get a taste of the local shopping with Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Levi route maker tool.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Levi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. February in Levi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Kongas, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Seven Fells Up, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Get out of town with these interesting Saariselka side-trips: Inari (Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church & Lake Inari). Spend the 18th (Mon) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: fly down the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, join in the after-dark buzz at Saariselka Bowling, and look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop.

Plan a trip to Saariselka easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February in Saariselka, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Inari, Lemmenjoki National Park
Find places to stay Feb 15 — 19:
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Saariselka Bowling ©
Saariselka Bowling

9
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Kirkkonummi to see Hirsala Golf about 34 minutes away. Pack the 22nd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planning site.

Fly from Saariselka to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Saariselka in February, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Hirsala Golf
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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