7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Start: Berlin
Fly:  7​h 15​min
1
Kotka
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Hanko
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Berlin

2
nights
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. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: let the kids burn off some steam at Katariina Seaside Park, hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, then look for all kinds of wild species at Riverside Park, and finally steep yourself in history at Kotka Church.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Kotka trip planner .

Berlin, Germany to Kotka is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Berlin to Kotka, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Kotka

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Katariina Seaside Park ©
Katariina Seaside Park
Kotka Church ©
Kotka Church

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, then make a trip to The Maritime Quarter, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lilla holmen, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn road trip planner.

Getting from Kotka to Mariehamn by combination of train and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. When traveling from Kotka in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Mariehamn, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mariehamn

#Museums, #Fun & Games, #Historic Sites
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Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Room Escape Games
Lilla holmen ©
Lilla holmen

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): have fun at Adventure Park, stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and then delve into the distant past at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Turku tour site .

Getting from Mariehamn to Turku by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In May, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Turku

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Hanko

Hanko
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): hike along Tulliniemi Nature Path and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bellevue Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hanko visit planning site .

Traveling by car from Turku to Hanko takes 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Hanko can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hanko

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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