7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finnish Archipelago tour planner

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Hanko
— 1 night
Drive
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Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
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Pori
— 2 nights
Fly
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Kotka
— 1 night
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Hanko

— 1 night
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach and then trek along Tulliniemi Nature Path.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Hanko trip itinerary builder app.

Helsinki to Hanko is an approximately 2-hour car ride. In July, daytime highs in Hanko are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Trails
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Turku

— 2 nights
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Turku Cathedral and Archangel Michael's church. Get outdoors at Flowpark Turku and The Archipelago Trail. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Marttyyrikeisarinna Aleksandran Kirkko, enjoy some diversion at Adventure Park, head off the coast to Vepsa Island, and enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku travel planning app.

Drive from Hanko to Turku in 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 27:

Pori

— 2 nights
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then get engrossed in the history at Rosenlew Museum, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori tour itinerary site.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can fly to Kotka.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:

Kotka

— 1 night
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. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Kotka trip planner.

Fly from Pori to Kotka in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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