8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Naantali
— 1 night
3
Mustasaari
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 day

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Temppeliaukio Church and Senate Square. Pack the 6th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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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. Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Naantali trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Naantali takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Naantali

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Turku
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 10th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Mustasaari attractions planner.

Getting from Naantali to Mustasaari by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 11th (Sun), make a trip to Lordi's Square, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi day trip website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. In August, daytime highs in Rovaniemi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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