60 days in Finland Itinerary

60 days in Finland Itinerary

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60 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 7 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Tampere
— 8 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
4
Vaasa
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Oulu
— 6 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
6
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
Lieksa
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Joensuu
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
9
Kotka
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: New Delhi

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.
Family-friendly places like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo) and Heureka (in Vantaa). There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planner .

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in June, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Vantaa, Espoo, Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Moomin World and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turku: Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat (in Salo), Pargas Lime Stone Quarry (in Parainen) and Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross, Old Rauma, & more). And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Turku online trip planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naantali, Hanko, Rauma, Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, Pargas Lime Stone Quarry
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach

8
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Riihiniemen Uimaranta make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampere: Pori (Juselius Mausoleum & Yyteri Beach), Parola (Parola Tank Museum & Holy Cross Church) and Ahtari Zoo (in Ahtari). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Ahvenisto, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planner .

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June in Tampere, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Parola, Kangasala, Pori, Visavuori, Palkaneen Kirkko
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

5
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Powerpark and Hietasaaren uimaranta. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vaasa: Arctic Museum Nanoq (in Pietarsaari), Seinajoki (Seinajoki Library & Civil Guard and Lotta Svard Museum) and The Devil's Nest (in Jalasjarvi). Spend a day of island exploring on the 6th (Sat) at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. There's still lots to do: look and learn at Meteoriihi, wander the streets of Neristan (Old Wooden Town), enjoy breathtaking views from Saltkaret, and examine the collection at Terranova.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Vaasa trip planner .

You can take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to drive to Oulu.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Mustasaari, Seinajoki, The Devil's Nest, Neristan (Old Wooden Town), Powerpark
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark
Meteoriihi ©
Meteoriihi

6
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Bring the kids along to Nallikari Beach and Tietomaa. Explore Oulu's surroundings by going to Kemi (Kemin Jalokivigalleria (Kemi Gemstone Gallery) & Kemi Church), Kierikki Stone Age Centre (in Yli-Ii) and Marjaniemi Lighthouse (in Hailuoto). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, have some family-friendly fun at Hoplop, admire the masterpieces at Oulun Taidemuseo, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Oulu online road trip planner .

Drive from Vaasa to Oulu in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July in Oulu, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Kemi, Marjaniemi Lighthouse, Haukipudas Church, Kotielainpuisto Arkadia, Kierikki Stone Age Centre
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 14:
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Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Oulu Climbing Centre ©
Oulu Climbing Centre

7
nights
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Attractions like SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus and Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland) and Pello (Eeron Polku Trail & Maupertuis Memorial). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, look for all kinds of wild species at Poro Farmi, and get curious at Pilke Science Centre.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi visit planning app .

Take a train from Oulu to Rovaniemi in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Theme Parks Tours

Side Trips

Luosto, Pello, Duudsonit Activity Park - TornioHaparanda
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Safaris

5
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Family-friendly places like Venajanhiekka and Tulikiven Kivikyla will thrill your kids. Take a break from Lieksa with a short trip to Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto in Rautavaara, about 1h 55 min away. Spend the 27th (Sat) exploring nature at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto. The adventure continues: get outside with Neitikoski Rapids, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Tarhapuro Waterfall, and hike along Akka-Koli Hill.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Lieksa sightseeing planning site .

Drive from Rovaniemi to Lieksa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Rautavaara, Tulikiven Kivikyla
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids

5
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Get out of town with these interesting Joensuu side-trips: Savonlinna (Pikkukirkko, Olavinlinna Castle, & more), Kuopio (Kuopio Market City Hall, Room Escape Games, & more) and Kerimaki Church (in Kerimaki). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Utra Beach, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Joensuu Church.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Joensuu route planning app .

Traveling by car from Lieksa to Joensuu takes 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Joensuu can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Kuopio, Savonlinna, Koli National Park, Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle

6
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. Bring the kids along to Aijanniemi Beach and Tykkimaki Amusement Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Mantyharju Church (in Mantyharju), Lappeenranta (Sandcastle Lappeenranta & Wolkoff House Museum) and Kouvola (Repovesi National Park & World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, stroll around Riverside Park, admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, and head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Kotka trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Joensuu to Kotka takes 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Kouvola, Lappeenranta, Hamina, Mantyharju Church, Hiidenvuori
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 7:
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Tykkimaki Amusement Park ©
Tykkimaki Amusement Park
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden

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