7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Southern Finland
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Western Finland
— Few hours
4
Petajavesi
— 2 nights

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Southern Finland

Southern Finland ©
Home to some of Finland's most vibrant cities, Southern Finland brims with cultural and architectural tourist attractions, plus a quirky and lively nightlife scene.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko. On the next day, stroll around Kumparepuisto Park, stroll around Riverside Park, then get to know the fascinating history of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally trek along Santalahti Nature Trail.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read Southern Finland trip builder tool.

Helsinki to Southern Finland is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Southern Finland

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Loviisan kirkko, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Kumparepuisto Park ©
Kumparepuisto Park

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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 15th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, then examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History, and finally stroll around Kupittaa Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku attractions website.

Drive from Southern Finland to Turku in 3 hours. May in Turku sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Western Finland.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Kylamaki Village of Living History ©
Kylamaki Village of Living History
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

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Western Finland

Western Finland ©
Encompassing historical cities, swathes of countryside, and a stunning coastline, Western Finland offers a wealth of cultural and natural attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): get outside with Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Western Finland attractions planner.

You can drive from Turku to Western Finland in 3.5 hours. In May in Western Finland, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Petajavesi.

Things to do in Western Finland

Outdoors

Side Trip

Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto
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Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto ©
Helvetinjarven Kansallispuisto

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Petajavesi

Petajavesi ©
Petäjävesi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland, next to Jyväskylä and is part of the Central Finland region. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Hoyry Galleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Keuruu, and finally see the interesting displays at Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet. On your second day here, take in the views from Karkisten Silta, take in the views from Kuokkalan silta, and then trek along Nyrolan luontopolku.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Petajavesi trip site.

You can drive from Western Finland to Petajavesi in 1.5 hours. May in Petajavesi sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Petajavesi

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trips

Jyvaskyla, Keuruu, Hoyry Galleria, Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
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Nyrolan luontopolku ©
Nyrolan luontopolku
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet ©
Car Museum Wanhat Wehkeet
Hoyry Galleria ©
Hoyry Galleria

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