9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
Kotka
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
2
Tampere
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  5​h 30​min
3
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Inari
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Mumbai

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day
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. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, then take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, then wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally step off the mainland to explore Lehman.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Kotka trip itinerary builder tool .

Mumbai, India to Kotka is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mumbai to Kotka due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in April, expect Kotka to be much colder, temps between 8°C and -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Beach Mansikkalahti ©
Beach Mansikkalahti

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 28th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Kotka to Tampere in 3 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Spas & Wellness
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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Akaslompolo

On the 29th (Mon), see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Akaslompolo tour builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Tampere to Akaslompolo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Tampere in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Akaslompolo: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Inari.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris

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Inari

Inari ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the pleasant sights at Otsamo Fell, examine the collection at Siida, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Inari trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Inari takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida ©
Siida
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Inari to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Inari in April: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 9°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

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