7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Lappeenranta
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
5
Pori
— 1 night
6
Turku
— 1 night

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Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Saimaa Kanal Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Saimaa Canal, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Nuijamaa Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at De tre korsens kyrka, take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall, get a sense of history and politics at Lappeenrannan raatihuone, then see the interesting displays at Lappeenranta Fortress, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sandcastle Lappeenranta.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Lappeenranta tour site.

Helsinki to Lappeenranta is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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Imatra
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Saimaa Canal ©
Saimaa Canal
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress
Sandcastle Lappeenranta ©
Sandcastle Lappeenranta

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirkkoniemen Kellotapuli, then examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Lappeenranta to Savonlinna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 10th (Wed), brush up on your military savvy at Finnish Air Force Museum, then take in the waterfront at Jyvaskylan Harbour, then take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, and finally see the interesting displays at The Craft Museum of Finland.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Savonlinna to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Parks
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Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
The Craft Museum of Finland ©
The Craft Museum of Finland

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, then head outdoors with Setterbergin Puisto, and then explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Vaasa tour planner.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Vaasa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Vaasa sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife · Nature · Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum
Setterbergin Puisto ©
Setterbergin Puisto

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 12th (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, then walk around Kirjurinluoto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Pori trip builder website.

Getting from Vaasa to Pori by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 13th (Sat), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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