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 Forum Marinum Maritime Centre and Kuusisto Bishop's Castle. Let the collections at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Turku Castle capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, admire the landmark architecture of Kuusisto Manor, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku travel planner.

Durham, USA to Turku is an approximately 22-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Durham to Turku. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Durham in September: highs in Turku hover around 60°F, while lows dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kaarina, Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle ©
Kuusisto Bishop's Castle
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

2
nights
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, thentake an in-depth tour of Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Koylio Church.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, 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

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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