6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Kouvola
— 1 night
3
Koli National Park
— 1 night
4
Oulu
— 1 night
5
Pori
— 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 28th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Statue of Peace - Rauhanpatsas, get outside with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, thensteep yourself in history at The Aalto House, thenstep off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and finally step off the mainland to explore Vallisaari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Johannes Church, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, and finally stroll around Kaisaniemi Botanic Garden.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Helsinki. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
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Pihlajasaari Recreational Park ©
Pihlajasaari Recreational Park
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach
Vallisaari ©
Vallisaari

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take in the history at Utti Fort, stroll through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, thensee the interesting displays at Kouvola Tube Radio Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Kouvola City Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Ristin kirkko.

For maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kouvola

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Kouvola Tube Radio Museum ©
Kouvola Tube Radio Museum
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Pyhan Ristin kirkko ©
Pyhan Ristin kirkko

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): hike along Makravaara Hill, thenhike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park trip builder app.

Getting from Kouvola to Koli National Park by car takes about 5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Koli National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 1st (Sat), relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the landscape on two wheels at Outdoors Oulu Oy, and then stroll around Hupisaaret Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu trip planning website.

You can drive from Koli National Park to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In July in Oulu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Oulu

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Outdoors Oulu Oy ©
Outdoors Oulu Oy
Spas

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, thenget outside with Yyterin Nakotorni, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and finally admire the striking features of Palace of Junnelius.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pori trip planner.

Drive from Oulu to Pori in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. August in Pori sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Yyterin Nakotorni ©
Yyterin Nakotorni

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