8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Kuwait City
Fly + Bus:  13 h 30 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h
3
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: Kuwait City

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi itinerary builder site.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rovaniemi is an approximately 13- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in June: high temperatures in Rovaniemi hover around 18°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Nature Parks
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa road trip planning website.

Fly from Rovaniemi to Vaasa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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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 13th (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Turku online route planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Turku takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Turku are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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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.
Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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