7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rauma
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Kotka
— 2 nights

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, and finally get engrossed in the history at The Old Town Hall Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rauma trip itinerary app.

Tampa, USA to Rauma is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Tampa to Rauma due to the time zone difference. In September, Rauma is much colder than Tampa - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Rauma

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Pori
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum ©
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): trek along The Archipelago Trail, get your game on at Moomin World, and then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Keep things going the next day: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Turku trip planning website.

Getting from Rauma to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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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. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): walk around Katariina Seaside Park, admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, thenadmire the natural beauty at Sibelius Park, and finally examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kotka travel route planner.

Drive from Turku to Kotka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Kotka, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Fun & Games
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Katariina Seaside Park ©
Katariina Seaside Park
Kotka Sculpture Promenade ©
Kotka Sculpture Promenade