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
Savonlinna
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 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.
On the 1st (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thentake a stroll through Katajanokka, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

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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 when traveling from London to Helsinki is 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 4th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Turku online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Beaches Nature
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Siikalahti Wetland, stroll around The Parikkala Sculpture Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Punkaharju Ridge, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Savonlinna takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Savonlinna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Parikkala, Punkaharju Ridge, Kerimaki Church
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The Parikkala Sculpture Park ©
The Parikkala Sculpture Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, explore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, and then admire the sheer force of Auttikongas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland, take an in-depth tour of Rovaniemi Local History Museum, and then take a memorable tour with Feelapland.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Savonlinna to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Savonlinna in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Nature Tours
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Rovaniemi Local History Museum ©
Rovaniemi Local History Museum
German Soldier s Cemetery ©
German Soldier s Cemetery

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