60 days in Finland Itinerary

60 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kouvola
— 4 nights
2
Imatra
— 4 nights
3
Savonlinna
— 5 nights
4
Koli National Park
— 7 nights
5
Oulu
— 6 nights
6
Ranua
— 1 night
7
Inari
— 3 nights
8
Tampere
— 7 nights
9
Pori
— 4 nights
10
Turku
— 7 nights
11
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 3 nights
12
Helsinki
— 8 nights

4
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Let the collections at Maritime Centre Vellamo and Kouvola City Museum capture your imagination. Get some historical perspective at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church and World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kouvola: Hiidenvuori (in Iitti), Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju) and Kotka (Sapokka Water Garden, Linden Esplanade, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila, and take a peaceful walk through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Kouvola trip itinerary planner.

Stuttgart, Germany to Kouvola is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Stuttgart in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kouvola: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Imatra.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Kotka, Arboretum Mustila, Hiidenvuori, Woikosken Automuseo
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori

4
nights
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
Explore hidden gems such as Lappeenranta Fortress and Saimaa Canal. Escape the urban bustle at Imatra Waterfall and Puumalan Lake. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Imatra: Lappeenranta (Wolkoff House Museum, Saimaa Kanal Museum, &more), Taipalsaaren kirkko (in Taipalsaari) and Kummakivi Boulder (in Ruokolahti). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lempukka Beach, get outside with Atreenalin Seikkailupuistot, stroll through Malonsaari, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Nicholas.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Imatra trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Kouvola to Imatra by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Imatra, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Puumala, Taipalsaaren kirkko, Kummakivi Boulder
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 9:
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Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

5
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Olavinlinna Castle and Pikkukirkko. Escape the urban bustle at Kolovesi National Park and Lietvesi Scenic Road. Venture out of the city with trips to Linnansaari National Park (in Rantasalmi), Heinaveden kirkko (in Heinavesi) and Orinoro Gorge (in Leppavirta). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. George Church, identify plant and animal life at Siikalahti Wetland, appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, and take in the pleasant sights at Neitvuori.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna holiday planning website.

Getting from Imatra to Savonlinna by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. June in Savonlinna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kolovesi National Park, Neitvuori, Johanna Oras Art Gallery, Linnansaari National Park, Lietvesi Scenic Road
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 14:
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

7
nights
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.
Uhrihalkeama and Nurmes Church will appeal to history buffs. Get in touch with nature at Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto and Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Koli National Park: Venajanhiekka (in Rautavaara) and Paalasmaan Surukivi (in Juuka). Next up on the itinerary: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, hike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ukko-Koli Hill, and take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Koli National Park sightseeing tool.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Koli National Park in 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Koli National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Rautavaara, Nurmes Church, Koli Shop Retkitupa, Paalasmaan Surukivi
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 21:
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka

6
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Visit Marjaniemi Lighthouse and Haukipudas Church for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Raahe Museum and Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral. Explore Oulu's surroundings by going to Rokuan Kansallispuisto (in Ahmas), Kemi (Kemi Church & Perameren Kansallispuisto) and Kotielainpuisto Arkadia (in Simo). There's lots more to do: grab your bike and head to Outdoors Oulu Oy, explore the activities along Koitelinkoski, see the interesting displays at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, and get outside with Superpark Oulu.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu trip itinerary app.

Drive from Koli National Park to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Ranua.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Kemi, Rokuan Kansallispuisto, Haukipudas Church, Koitelinkoski, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 27:
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia ©
Kotielainpuisto Arkadia
Raahe Museum ©
Raahe Museum

1
night
Ranua

Ranua ©
Ranua is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Lapland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Ranua Zoo.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Ranua tour planner.

Getting from Oulu to Ranua by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Inari.

Things to do in Ranua

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Wildlife
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 28:
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo

3
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort. Step out of the city life by going to Juutua Nature Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Go for a jaunt from Inari to Saariselka to see Hippupuoti Gift Shop about 58 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and experience rural life at Tuula's Reindeer.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Inari online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Ranua to Inari takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Saariselka
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Nature & Wildlife Tours

7
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get some historical perspective at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Old Church of Keuruu. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vapriikin Museokeskus and Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Explore Tampere's surroundings by going to Vitikkala Manor (in Jamsa), Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, contemplate the long history of Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, and make a trip to Nasinneula Tower.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from Inari to Tampere takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Inari, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Tampere, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Old Church of Keuruu, Vitikkala Manor, Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia, Visavuori
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 8:
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Appreciate the collections at Villa Mairea and Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Rauma and Marela Museum House. Get out of town with these interesting Pori side-trips: Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross & Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island) and Isokari Lighthouse (in Uusikaupunki). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach and tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Pori trip planner.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Rauma, Isokari Lighthouse, Villa Mairea
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 12:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

7
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Vepsa Island and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Venture out of the city with trips to Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Mathildedalin Kylapanimo (in Salo). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Martinkirkko, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail, and take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Kuusisto Manor, Naantali Old Town, Teijo National Park, Louhisaari Manor, Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 19:
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
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Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Aland Maritime Museum and Getabergen. Let the collections at Museumship Pommern and Kastelholm Castle capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, head off the coast to Kobba Klintar, walk around Lilla holmen, and see the interesting displays at Kastelholm - Open-air Museum.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Mariehamn travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Mariehamn are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Aland Island, Kastelholm - Open-air Museum, Kastelholm Castle, Getabergen
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 22:
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Hietaranta Beach. Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Finnish Aviation Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Vantaa (Heureka & Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto) and Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and admire the masterpieces at Sinebrychoff Art Museum.

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Fly from Mariehamn to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Vantaa, Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 30:
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum