8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Rajkot
Fly:  22​h 15​min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
train + Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Rajkot

1
day
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Kimito Island route maker app .

Rajkot, India to Kimito Island is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Rajkot to Kimito Island. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Rajkot in February: high temperatures in Kimito Island hover around 0°C and lows are around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Turku.

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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

1
night
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 17th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip planning website .

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Turku are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko.

To find ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere road trip planner.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in February, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take an exotic tour of a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and then get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions tool .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in February, things will get slightly colder in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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 20th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church, then stroll through Hietaranta Beach, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip maker app .

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rovaniemi in February, things will get somewhat warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 0°C and lows about -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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