7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jaipur
Fly + Drive:  15 h
1
Kotka
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly + Shuttle:  5 h 30 min
3
Inari
— 1 day
Shuttle + Fly:  4 h
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 45 min
End: Jaipur

1
day
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. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, stop by Linden Esplanade, contemplate the long history of St. John's Church, admire the striking features of Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral, then stroll around Riverside Park, and finally take an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kotka trip planner.

Jaipur, India to Kotka is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Jaipur to Kotka is minus 3.5 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Jaipur in May; daily highs in Kotka reach 18°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Hamina
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Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral ©
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 3rd (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Turku vacation builder app.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Turku takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and flight. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
day
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Inari itinerary planning website.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Turku to Inari in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. In May, Inari is little chillier than Turku - with highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Outdoors Tours Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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.
On the 5th (Sun), learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), view the masterpieces at Galerie Anhava, take in the exciting artwork at ARTag Gallery, then take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Lapinlahti, then take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Pohjolan toimitalo. On the next day, look for gifts at Artisaani, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally don't miss a visit to Hakaniemi Market.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip site.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In May, Helsinki is somewhat warmer than Inari - with highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Shopping Fun & Games
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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