9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Akaslompolo
— 1 day
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Levi
— 1 night
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Inari
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 day
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Kotka
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 1 night
7
Turku
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 1 night

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Akaslompolo

Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then fly down the slopes at Yllas Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip maker.

Manchester, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Manchester in November, with highs in Akaslompolo at -3°C and lows at -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Levi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Safaris
Yllas Ski Resort ©
Yllas Ski Resort

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Levi online route planner.

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Levi takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Levi are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Adventure
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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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 18th (Mon), get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Inari trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Inari takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Inari, expect temperatures between -3°C during the day and -10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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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 19th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, then don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Inari to Savonlinna in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in November, things will get a bit warmer in Savonlinna: highs are around 1°C and lows about -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Marian Kirkko, make a trip to Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Church, then admire the landmark architecture of Hamina Town Hall, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Kotka trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Kotka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral ©
Saint Peter and Saint Paul Cathedral
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church
Marian Kirkko ©
Marian Kirkko

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate the long history of Pohjolan toimitalo, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally wander the streets of Katajanokka.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Helsinki sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games · Historic Sites
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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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 22nd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Turku are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

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

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, walk around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Tampere online trip builder.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in November, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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