9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna planning app.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Savonlinna is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Savonlinna, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in September; daily highs in Savonlinna reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

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
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 22nd (Sun), wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Lemmenjoki National Park.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Inari trip planner.

You can fly from Savonlinna to Inari in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Savonlinna in September, things will get little chillier in Inari: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Inari

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lemmenjoki National Park
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Lemmenjoki National Park ©
Lemmenjoki National Park
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness 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.
Take a break from the city and head to Teijo National Park and Vepsa Island. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Abo Akademi, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and explore the galleries of Turku Castle.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip planner.

Fly from Inari to Turku in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Inari in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Turku: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Teijo National Park
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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 27th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, wander the streets of Katajanokka, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki journey planning tool.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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