60 days in Finland Itinerary

60 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 10 nights
2
Kouvola
— 5 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 6 nights
4
Sotkamo
— 2 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 7 nights
6
Levi
— 4 nights
7
Saariselka
— 4 nights
8
Vaasa
— 6 nights
9
Turku
— 7 nights
10
Tampere
— 7 nights

10
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.
Get some historical perspective at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Kids will appreciate attractions like Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Hiidenkirnut (in Askola), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Arctic Expedition, &more) and Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto & Heureka). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Paavolan Tammi, get your game on at Megazone Helsinki, cruise along King's Road, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. In March, Helsinki is colder than Singapore - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Hiidenkirnut, Paavolan Tammi, Bellevue Beach
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 15:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

5
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Family-friendly places like Angry Birds Activity Park and Saimaa Canal will thrill your kids. Sandcastle Lappeenranta and Lappeenrannan kirkko will appeal to history buffs. Explore Kouvola's surroundings by going to Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju), Lappeenranta Fortress (in Lappeenranta) and Hiidenvuori (in Iitti). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, see human ingenuity at work at Imatrankoski, witness the site of a historic battle at Utti Fort, and admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Kouvola trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Lappeenranta, Imatra, Arboretum Mustila, Woikosken Automuseo, Hiidenvuori
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 20:
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area

6
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.
Popular historic sites such as Joensuu Church and New Valamo Monastery are in your itinerary. Bring the kids along to Utra Beach and Honkaniemi Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Koli National Park: Botania - Botanical Garden and Tropical Butterfly Garden (in Joensuu) and Lintula Convent (in Heinavesi). And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, look for all kinds of wild species at Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Koli National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kouvola to Koli National Park takes 5 hours. March in Koli National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Joensuu, Heinavesi, Koli Shop Retkitupa
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 26:
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 Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen ©
Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill

2
nights
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto and then kick back and relax at Hiukka. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Hiidenportti National Park and then get outside with Kainuun Vaellustalli.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Sotkamo trip builder site.

Getting from Koli National Park to Sotkamo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 28:
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Hiidenportti National Park ©
Hiidenportti National Park
Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli

7
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Popular historic sites such as German Soldier s Cemetery and Rovaniemi Church are in your itinerary. Kids will enjoy Santa Claus Village and Arktikum. Venture out of the city with trips to Ranua Zoo (in Ranua), Pyhatunturi (in Pelkosenniemi) and Luosto (Kopara Reindeer Park & Amethyst Mine Lapland). There's still lots to do: cast your line with a fishing tour, enjoy some diversion at Angry Birds Park, explore the striking landscape at Korouoma Canyon, and look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi sightseeing website.

You can drive from Sotkamo to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Luosto, The Provincial Museum Of Tornio Valley, Ranua Zoo, Kemi Church, Pyhatunturi
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 4:
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Ranua Zoo ©
Ranua Zoo
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Attractions like Levi Ski Resort and Taatsin seita make great kid-friendly stops. Your inner history buff will appreciate Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins and Enontekio Church. The adventure continues: join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, get a taste of the local shopping with LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, find something for the whole family at Levi Huskypark, and have some family-friendly fun at G2 ICEKARTING.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Rovaniemi to Levi by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Levi can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Enontekio Church, Levi Huskypark, Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins, Taatsin seita
Find places to stay Apr 4 — 8:
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

4
nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church and Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Urho Kekkonen National Park and Angry Birds Activity Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Angeli Reindeer Farm & Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center). Spend the 12th (Sun) exploring nature at Lemmenjoki National Park. And it doesn't end there: take a memorable tour with Tours, see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, and stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop.

Before you visit Saariselka, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Levi to Saariselka in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Saariselka

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Inari, Gold Prospector Museum, Lemmenjoki National Park
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 12:
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Angeli Reindeer Farm ©
Angeli Reindeer Farm
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

6
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Attractions like Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site and Edvinin Taidepuisto Ja Korsukyla make great kid-friendly stops. Popular historic sites such as Neristan (Old Wooden Town) and Salgrund Pilot Station are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vaasa: Seinajoki (Lakeuden Risti Church, Duudsonit Activity Park, &more), Powerpark (in Harma) and Iisakki Jarvenpaa - Tehtaanmyymala (in Kauhava). There's much more to do: get your game on at Makeitout, make a trip to Kaupungintalo - City Hall, explore the fascinating underground world of Wolf Cave, and take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Vaasa tour planning website.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Vaasa takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Saariselka in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Vaasa: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Seinajoki, Mustasaari, Wolf Cave, Salgrund Pilot Station, Powerpark
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 18:
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Powerpark ©
Powerpark
Neristan (Old Wooden Town) ©
Neristan (Old Wooden Town)

7
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Bring the kids along to Turku Cathedral and Vaski Adventure Island. Your inner history buff will appreciate Turku Castle and The Church of the Holy Cross. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). And it doesn't end there: explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, examine the collection at Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum, go for a stroll along the water at Katanpaa, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip app.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Turku takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Rauma, Naantali, Teijo National Park, Katanpaa, Kurjenrahka National Park
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 25:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

7
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Rauhaniemi Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampere: Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi), Pori (Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) & Yyteri Beach) and Hame Castle (in Hameenlinna). There's much more to do: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, get in on the excitement at Irti Maasta Tampere, and have some family-friendly fun at PortaaliVR.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tampere road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pori, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Hame Castle
Find places to stay Apr 25 — May 2:
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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