7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

7 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Hanko
— 1 day
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
4
Kotka
— 2 nights

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day
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. On the 27th (Thu), trek along Tulliniemi Nature Path and then kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Hanko travel route planner.

New York City, USA to Hanko is an approximately 22-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in June, with highs in Hanko at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Hanko

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path

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 28th (Fri): browse the collection at Turku City Library, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally let little ones run wild at Adventure Park. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thentake an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

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Drive from Hanko to Turku in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Adventure Park ©
Adventure Park

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night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 30th (Sun), examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thenstroll around Lilla holmen, and finally take a leisurely stroll along The Maritime Quarter.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mariehamn attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites
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Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Room Escape Games
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum

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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 1st (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Sibelius Park, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, thenpause for some photo ops at Kotka Sculpture Promenade, thenenjoy some diversion at Katariina Seaside Park, and finally admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Kotka online journey maker.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Kotka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In June in Kotka, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Neighborhoods Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hamina Old Town
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Katariina Seaside Park ©
Katariina Seaside Park
Sibelius Park ©
Sibelius Park