6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Kotka
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights

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Kotka

Kotka ©
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. Step out of the city life by going to Santalahti Nature Trail and Repovesi National Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kotka: Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola) and Hiidenkirnut (in Askola). There's more to do: take a stroll through Linden Esplanade.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kotka trip planner.

Omaha, USA to Kotka is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Omaha to Kotka due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Omaha, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Kotka, ranging from highs of 59°F to lows of 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

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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 (Sun), explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then trek along The Archipelago Trail, and finally make a trip to Kultaranta Garden. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum and then don't miss a visit to Naantali Old Town.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Turku itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Turku takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Turku, expect temperatures between 60°F during the day and 44°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Museums

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Hiking Trail
The Archipelago Trail
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Castle
Turku Castle
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History Museum
Ett Hem Museum
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