8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 night
5
Levi
— 1 night


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2
nights
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.
On the 18th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thenmake a trip to Senate Square, thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip planning tool.

Lucknow, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Lucknow to Helsinki. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Lucknow in September: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
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 20th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenexplore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Turku travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ett Hem Museum ©
Ett Hem Museum

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, thenhead off the coast to Kobba Klintar, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Mariehamn trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In September, daily temperatures in Mariehamn can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Kobba Klintar ©
Kobba Klintar
Room Escape Games
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 22nd (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, savor the flavors at Savonlinna Market Square, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Savonlinna trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Mariehamn to Savonlinna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In September, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures, get your game on at G2 ICEKARTING, and then look for gifts at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

For ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Levi trip tool.

Fly from Savonlinna to Levi in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trip

Giewont Husky Adventures
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Giewont Husky Adventures ©
Giewont Husky Adventures
G2 ICEKARTING ©
G2 ICEKARTING

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