8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Birmingham
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Poytya
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
End: Birmingham

1
night
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Archipelago National Park. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Kimito Island online itinerary builder .

Birmingham, UK to Kimito Island is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 2 hours. Traveling from Birmingham in December, expect Kimito Island to be little chillier, temps between 3°C and -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik

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 get in some beach time at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and take a stroll through Naantali Old Town.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Turku road trip app .

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Poytya.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naantali
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

1
night
Poytya

Poytya ©
Pöytyä is a municipality of Finland located in the Southwest Finland region.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Poytya route builder .

Traveling by car from Turku to Poytya takes an hour. In January in Poytya, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Poytya

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

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