60 days in Finland Itinerary

60 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Jakarta
Fly:  18 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Inari
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Levi
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Akaslompolo
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Vaasa
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
7
Tampere
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Turku
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
9
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
10
Kotka
— 8 nights
Drive + Fly:  21 h
End: Jakarta

8
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. Museum-lovers will appreciate Galerie Forsblom and Galleria Lapinlahti. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). The adventure continues: browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, look for gifts at Artisaani, and shop like a local with ARTag Gallery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Helsinki is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Jakarta to Helsinki. Traveling from Jakarta in March, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Vantaa, Espoo, Fagervik Museum, Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 24:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

4
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Get some historical perspective at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saint Tryphon Pechenga Orthodox Church. Get some cultural insight at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center and Gold Prospector Museum. Explore Inari's surroundings by going to Hippupuoti Gift Shop (in Saariselka) and Pyha-Nattanen Fell (in Sodankyla). There's lots more to do: experience rural life at Inari Reindeer Farm, get great views at Otsamo Fell, tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, and get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Inari vacation maker tool.

Fly from Helsinki to Inari in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, Inari is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of -1°C and lows of -12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Parks Trails

Side Trips

Gold Prospector Museum, Hippupuoti Gift Shop, Pyha-Nattanen Fell
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 28:
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Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

4
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery and Museum - Gallery Alariesto will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Ounasjoki - River for activities and Church of Sodankyla. Spend the 31st (Sun) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. There's much more to do: stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, fly down the slopes at Kids' Land, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, and look for all kinds of wild species at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Inari to Levi by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Levi are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to go by car to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Sodankyla, Giewont Husky Adventures
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 1:
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Church of Sodankyla ©
Church of Sodankyla
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery ©
LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery

3
nights
Akaslompolo

Change things up with these side-trips from Akaslompolo: Muonio (Muonion Kotiseutumuseo & Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins) and Lapland Hotels SnowVillage (in Kittila).

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo journey planning tool.

Drive from Levi to Akaslompolo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Akaslompolo can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Muonio, Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, Yllas Ski Resort
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 4:
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

7
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Arktikum and Santa's House of Snowmobiles. German Soldier s Cemetery and Rovaniemi Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rovaniemi: Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland). There's still lots to do: take an exotic tour of a safari tour, see Santa Claus Office, look for all kinds of wild species at Napapiirin Porofarmi, and buy something for everyone on your list at Arctic Circle Mall.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Luosto, Pyha-Luosto National Park
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 11:
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy

5
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. You'll explore and learn at Tikanoja Art Museum and Stundars Museum. Get some cultural insight at Neristan (Old Wooden Town) and Mustasaaren kirkko. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vaasa: Museum of South Ostrobothnia (in Seinajoki), Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala (in Kauhava) and Kokkola (Pedagogy, K.H.Renlund museum & Lassander House, K.H.Renlund museum). Spend the 12th (Fri) among the memorable landscape of Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. And it doesn't end there: sample the tasty concoctions at Bock’s Corner Brewery, see the interesting displays at Vaasa Car & Motor Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietasaaren uimaranta.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vaasa tour builder.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Vaasa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Rovaniemi in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Vaasa: temperatures range from 7°C by day to -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Kokkola, Arctic Museum Nanoq, Museum of South Ostrobothnia, Stundars Museum, Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 17:
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Tikanoja Art Museum ©
Tikanoja Art Museum
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

8
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Head to Laukko Manor and Pori Art Museumfor plenty of shopping. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pihamaa Estate & Winery and Haihara Art Centre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: Palkaneen Kirkko (in Palkane), Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi) and Evo Hiking Area (in Hameenlinna). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, admire the masterpieces at Hiekka Art Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planner.

Traveling by train from Vaasa to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Laukko Manor, Palkaneen Kirkko, Ahtari Zoo, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Evo Hiking Area
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 25:
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Visit Turku Castle and Archangel Michael's church for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Photographic Centre Peri and Galleria Joella. Explore Turku's surroundings by going to Mathildedalin Kylapanimo (in Salo), Teijo National Park (in Pernio) and Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Tulliniemi Nature Path). The adventure continues: soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Turku online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Hanko, Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, Teijo National Park, Naantali Old Town, Kauppakeskus Mylly
Find places to stay Apr 25 — May 2:
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

8
nights
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. Museum-lovers will get to explore Art Centre Salmela and Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum. Get some historical perspective at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry and Stromforsin Ruukki. Explore Kotka's surroundings by going to Hiidenvuori (in Iitti), MyGoodKnife (in Lappeenranta) and Kouvola (Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Hevoshaan Arboretum, &more). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, stroll around Riverside Park, stroll through Beach Mansikkalahti, and see the interesting displays at Salpa Line Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Kotka sightseeing planner.

Getting from Kimito Island to Kotka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Hamina, Kouvola, Hiidenvuori, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Salpa Line Museum
Find places to stay May 4 — 12:
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Salpa Line Museum ©
Salpa Line Museum
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©

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