7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  17​h
1
Kuusamo
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Hanko
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Atlanta

1
day
Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Ruka, then relax in the rural setting at Palosaari Reindeer and Fishing Farm, and then examine the collection at Hannu Hautala Nature Photography Centre.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Kuusamo road trip app .

Atlanta, USA to Kuusamo is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Atlanta to Kuusamo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in February, expect Kuusamo to be much colder, temps between 24°F and 13°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Kuusamo

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Ruka ©
Ruka

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Ett Hem Museum, stay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, then delve into the distant past at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

You can fly from Kuusamo to Turku in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Kuusamo in February, with highs in Turku at 32°F and lows at 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Turku

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Hanko

Hanko
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach, then trek along Tulliniemi Nature Path, and then take in panoramic vistas at Hanko Water Tower.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hanko trip planner .

Traveling by car from Turku to Hanko takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°F in February, and nighttime lows around 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Rock Church, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), wander the streets of Katajanokka, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Helsinki trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Hanko to Helsinki in 2 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 33°F, and evening lows to 26°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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