9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 day
2
Rauma
— 1 night
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
4
Kouvola
— 2 nights
5
Porvoo
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
day
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 4th (Tue): wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Turku trip builder website.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Turku is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Luxembourg City to Turku, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Luxembourg City in June: high temperatures in Turku hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get outside with Kuuskajaskari, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, and then visit a coastal fixture at Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rauma, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Turku to Rauma in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Rauma, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Kuuskajaskari ©
Kuuskajaskari

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day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 6th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna online travel planner.

You can drive from Rauma to Savonlinna in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Repovesi National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, examine the collection at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Kouvola tour planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Kouvola in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. June in Kouvola sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, Arboretum Mustila
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©

1
night
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 9th (Sun), steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, make a trip to Porvoo Old Town, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Castle Hill.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Porvoo journey planning tool.

You can drive from Kouvola to Porvoo in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. June in Porvoo sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Castle Hill ©
Castle Hill

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nights
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 10th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then wander the streets of Katajanokka, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki vacation planner.

You can drive from Porvoo to Helsinki in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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