7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Kouvola
— 1 night
2
Kuusamo
— 1 night
3
Koli National Park
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Model Railroad Museum Kouvola, take in the dramatic natural features at Hiidenvuori, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Kouvola itinerary maker site.

Riga, Latvia to Kouvola is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. In August, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Kouvola

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Hiidenvuori
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get outside with Karhunkierros, then get a dose of the wild on Era-Susi Huskies - Day Tours, then see exotic creatures in open habitats at Kuusamo Safaris Day Tours, and finally get a taste of life in the country at Kujala Reindeer Farm.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kuusamo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Kouvola to Kuusamo takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Kouvola in August, with highs in Kuusamo at 20°C and lows at 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trip

Rukatunturi
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Karhunkierros ©
Karhunkierros
Kujala Reindeer Farm ©
Kujala Reindeer Farm

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
On the 26th (Wed), enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, then trek along Akka-Koli Hill, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Koli National Park online visit planner.

Getting from Kuusamo to Koli National Park by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In August, daily temperatures in Koli National Park can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Burn Out City Events. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, contemplate the long history of Old Customs House, and explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki vacation planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Koli National Park to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Burn Out City Events ©
Burn Out City Events

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