8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Kotka
— 1 day
2
Inari
— 1 day
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
4
Sotkamo
— 1 night
5
Kuusamo
— 1 night

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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. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): walk around Riverside Park, trek along Santalahti Nature Trail, and then kick back and relax at Lehman.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Kotka tour itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Kotka is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Kotka due to the time zone difference. In May, Kotka is cooler than Mumbai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Kotka

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Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Lehman ©
Lehman

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): trek along Juutua Nature Trail, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Inari holiday maker site.

You can fly from Kotka to Inari in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kotka in June, expect Inari to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Parks Trails
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 2nd (Sun), look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, thensurround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Akaslompolo trip planner.

You can drive from Inari to Akaslompolo in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. June in Akaslompolo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): stroll through Hiukka and then kick back and relax at Venajanhiekka. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Tiilikkajarven Kansallispuisto.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Sotkamo road trip app.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Sotkamo takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. June in Sotkamo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Kuusamo.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Rautavaara
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka

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Kuusamo

Kuusamo ©
Kuusamo is a town and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): look for gifts at Shopping Center Kumpare and then explore the activities along Kiutakongas Rapids.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Kuusamo trip planner.

Getting from Sotkamo to Kuusamo by car takes about 3.5 hours. In June, daytime highs in Kuusamo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kuusamo

Parks Nature Shopping
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Kiutakongas Rapids ©
Kiutakongas Rapids
Shopping Center Kumpare ©
Shopping Center Kumpare

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