8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Kotka
— 1 day
3
Turku
— 1 night
4
Kimito Island
— 2 nights

3
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 19th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, visit Katajanokka, thenwander the streets of Ullanlinna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in April, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

1
day
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 21st (Sun), stroll through Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marian Kirkko, thentake a stroll through Hamina Old Town, thenidentify plant and animal life at Riverside Park, and finally take an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum.

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

Drive from Helsinki to Kotka in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Hamina
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Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Marian Kirkko ©
Marian Kirkko

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 22nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Turku takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Spas Beaches
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Oro and then explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read Kimito Island trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard

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