8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Newark
Fly + Drive:  19 h 30 min
1
Pernio
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  20 h
End: Newark

1
night
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Teijo National Park. On the 3rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Pernio day trip app.

Newark, USA to Pernio is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Newark in July, with highs in Pernio at 71°F and lows at 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Pernio

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Get outdoors at The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, and get your game on at Moomin World.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Pernio to Turku in 1.5 hours. July in Turku sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kimito Island holiday maker app.

Drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Mon).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park