6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Kouvola
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenvuori and then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): walk around Riverside Park, thentake an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Kouvola trip itinerary planner.

Boston, USA to Kouvola is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Boston to Kouvola. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Boston in July; daily highs in Kouvola reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kouvola

Wildlife Parks Trails

Side Trips

Kotka, Arboretum Mustila, Hiidenvuori
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip site.

Getting from Kouvola to Turku by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
On the 12th (Fri), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip maker tool.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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