9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Oulu
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
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Vaasa
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 2 nights

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Oulu

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Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start your trip to Oulu by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Helsinki to Oulu is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Oulu are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Must see
Nallikari Beach
4.4
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Flea Market
Kauppahalli
4.0
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Architectural Building
Oulu Cathedral
4.2

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ranua Zoo and then admire the sheer force of Auttikongas. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, have fun at Santa Claus Office, then examine the collection at Christmas House Santa, then find something for the whole family at Moomin Snowcastle, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Oulu to Rovaniemi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. You will leave for Vaasa on the 4th (Tue).

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

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Must see
Ranua Zoo
4.3
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Specialty Museum
Christmas House Santa
3.6
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Waterfall
Auttikongas
4.6

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): make a splash at Tropiclandia, see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, then examine the collection at Terranova, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bock’s Corner Brewery.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vaasa road trip website.

You can fly from Rovaniemi to Vaasa in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Vaasa

Breweries & Distilleries · Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
For where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Savonlinna trip website.

You can fly from Vaasa to Savonlinna in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums

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Religious Site
Kerimaki Church
4.7
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Church
Pikkukirkko
4.7

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