6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

6 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Durham
Fly:  20 h
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Rauma
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Durham

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get some cultural insight at Turku Castle and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Let the collections at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Kuusisto Manor, and delve into the distant past at Kuusisto Bishop's Castle.

For ratings and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip builder website.

Durham, USA to Turku is an approximately 22- hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Durham in September, expect nights in Turku to be slightly colder, around 44°F, while days are cooler, around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kaarina, Naantali Old Town
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, then take an in-depth tour of Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koylio Church.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Rauma road trip site.

Traveling by car from Turku to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. September in Rauma sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 45°F at night. On the 7th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rauma

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pori, Koylio Church
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Koylio Church ©
Koylio Church