8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Phoenix
Fly + Drive:  22 h 30 min
1
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Salo
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Phoenix

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Rosala tour planning website.

Phoenix, USA to Rosala is an approximately 21- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 9 hours. Traveling from Phoenix in July, expect Rosala to be much colder, temps between 70°F and 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. There's still lots to do: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, stop by Naantali Old Town, and see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip planning app.

Drive from Rosala to Turku in 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Salo.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Salo

Salo
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): sample the tasty concoctions at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Salo trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Salo in an hour. July in Salo sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salo

Breweries & Distilleries
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