8 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

8 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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Start: Warsaw
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Oulu
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Warsaw

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 8th (Sat), kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach and then walk around Hupisaaret Park.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Oulu online visit planner.

Warsaw, Poland to Oulu is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Warsaw to Oulu. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Warsaw in August: high temperatures in Oulu hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site and then sample the tasty concoctions at Bock’s Corner Brewery.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vaasa sightseeing site.

Drive from Oulu to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Bock’s Corner Brewery ©
Bock’s Corner Brewery

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, thendon't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori visit planner.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Pori takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
When in Turku, make a side trip to see Old Rauma in Rauma, approximately Rauma away. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and step aboard Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Turku trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Naantali, Old Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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night
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. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, walk around Riverside Park, thentake a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and finally walk around Sapokka Water Garden.

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Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Wildlife
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo

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