8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

8 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New York City
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Drive + Fly + Drive:  20 h
1
Poytya
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  19 h 45 min
End: New York City

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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 9th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Poytya online trip planner.

New York City, USA to Poytya is an approximately 24- hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from New York City to Poytya, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Poytya is a bit cooler than New York City - with highs of 34°F and lows of 25°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Poytya

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Take a break from the city and head to Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island. Your inner history buff will appreciate Turku Castle and Archangel Michael's church. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, trek along The Archipelago Trail, buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, and learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Turku trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Poytya to Turku in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°F in December, and nighttime lows around 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Naantali
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 14th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Kimito Island are 37°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. You will leave for home on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

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