8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  20 h 15 min
1
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Inari
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Newark

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 15th (Fri), head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Akaslompolo day trip planning tool.

Newark, USA to Akaslompolo is an approximately 19.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. In June, Akaslompolo is colder than Newark - with highs of 59°F and lows of 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

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

2
nights
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 17th (Sun), examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, then relax in the rural setting at Inari Reindeer Farm, and then wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus. On the 18th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Otsamo Fell.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Inari trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Akaslompolo to Inari in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a bus. June in Inari sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 43°F at night. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Inari Reindeer Farm ©
Inari Reindeer Farm
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): walk around Sibelius Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). On the next day, make a trip to Senate Square, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town.

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Traveling by flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Inari in June, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 65°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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