7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— Few hours
2
Kajaani
— 1 night
3
Kuhmo
— 2 nights
4
Savonlinna
— 2 nights

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Alvar Aalto's studio and then contemplate the long history of The Aalto House.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip tool.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Helsinki. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Kajaani.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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The Aalto House ©
The Aalto House
Alvar Aalto's studio ©
Alvar Aalto's studio

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Kajaani

Kajaani ©
Kajaani is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Statue of Per Brahe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kajaani Church, thenexplore the historical opulence of Kajaani Castle ruins, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Paltaniemi Church, and finally get great views at Vuokatinvaara.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kajaani trip itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Kajaani. In July, daytime highs in Kajaani are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kuhmo.

Things to do in Kajaani

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Paltaniemi Church, Vuokatinvaara
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Kajaani Church ©
Kajaani Church
Paltaniemi Church ©
Paltaniemi Church
Kajaani Castle ruins ©
Kajaani Castle ruins

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Kuhmo

Kuhmo ©
Kuhmo is a town and a municipality in Finland and is located at the south-eastern corner of the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Wilds Piira, thenidentify plant and animal life at Wild Taiga, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Boreal Wildlife Centre. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Nurmes Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Hiukka, and then head outdoors with Kainuun Vaellustalli.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Kuhmo visit app.

Traveling by car from Kajaani to Kuhmo takes 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Kuhmo

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Sotkamo, Nurmes Church
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Boreal Wildlife Centre ©
Boreal Wildlife Centre
Kainuun Vaellustalli ©
Kainuun Vaellustalli
Nurmes Church ©
Nurmes Church

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Get a sense of the local culture at S/S Salama and Kirkkoniemen Kellotapuli. Discover out-of-the-way places like Olavinlinnan Musta Passi and Savonlinna Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savonlinna: St. George Church (in Joroinen), Anjan Puisto (in Mikkeli) and Ollinmaen Viinitila Oy (in Anttola). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, and get advice or help at Riihisaari.

For maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Savonlinna online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Kuhmo to Savonlinna takes 5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

St. George Church, Anjan Puisto, Ollinmaen Viinitila Oy
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Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Anjan Puisto ©
Anjan Puisto

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