8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Cork
Fly + Drive:  11​h 30​min
1
Pernio
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12​h
End: Cork

1
day
Pernio

Pernio ©
Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Teijo National Park.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Pernio trip itinerary tool .

Cork, Ireland to Pernio is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Cork to Pernio due to the time zone difference. July in Pernio sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Pernio

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get outdoors at The Archipelago Trail and Bike Rental - by Carfield. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Turku Castle and St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel. Step out of Turku to go to Poytya and see Kurjenrahka National Park, which is approximately 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Turku driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Pernio to Turku in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

3
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 20th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oro. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park.

For ratings and more tourist information, read our Kimito Island online travel planner .

You can drive from Turku to Kimito Island in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 22nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mathildedalin Kylapanimo
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Oro ©
Oro
Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik

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