8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Naantali
— 1 night
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 day
5
Koli National Park
— 1 night

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. Pack the 19th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Helsinki. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature

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Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. On the 20th (Thu), stroll through The Archipelago Trail, then get your game on at Moomin World, and then get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle.

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You can drive from Helsinki to Naantali in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Naantali

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Turku
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Vaasa road trip planner.

You can drive from Naantali to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June in Vaasa, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): see exotic creatures in open habitats at Feelapland, make a trip to Santa Claus Office, and then make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Rovaniemi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June in Rovaniemi, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Uhrihalkeama, then trek along Akka-Koli Hill, and then hike along Paha-Koli Hill. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, then hike along Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the activities along Pielinen.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Koli National Park road trip planner.

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Koli National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In June, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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