9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 1 day
4
Levi
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenbrowse the exhibits of Mannerheim Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. On your second day here, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, thenexplore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kallio Church.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

Accra, Ghana to Helsinki is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Accra to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In March, Helsinki is much colder than Accra - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 11th (Mon), examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Savonlinna online route planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Savonlinna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Turku travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Turku takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Step off the beaten path and head to Icekarting Levi and Giewont Husky Adventures. Go for a jaunt from Levi to Kittila to see Lapland Hotels SnowVillage about 46 minutes away. Spend the 15th (Fri) on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. It doesn't end there: get all the information you need at Levi Tourist Office.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Levi day trip planning site.

You can fly from Turku to Levi in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Turku in March, things will get a bit cooler in Levi: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Levi

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Kittila
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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