9 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

9 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
1
Kimito Island
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
2
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Nagu
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Uusikaupunki
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Raisio
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h
End: London

1
day
Kimito Island

Kimito Island
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island trip planner.

London, UK to Kimito Island is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kimito Island when traveling from London in August, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Museums
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Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Oro ©
Oro

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rosala road trip app.

Drive from Kimito Island to Rosala in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Nagu.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Rosala Viking Centre ©
Rosala Viking Centre

1
night
Nagu

Nagu ©
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Sjalo Church Museum, then learn about all things military at Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nagu Church.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nagu trip planner.

Getting from Rosala to Nagu by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Nagu

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Sjalo Church Museum
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Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church
Sjalo Church Museum ©
Sjalo Church Museum

1
night
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, then examine the collection at Bonk Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki tour itinerary tool.

Getting from Nagu to Uusikaupunki by car takes about 2.5 hours. In August in Uusikaupunki, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Raisio.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Museums Historic Sites
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Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Automobile Museum
Automobile Museum
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

4
nights
Raisio

Raisio ©
Raisio is a town and municipality in south-western Finland and an important junction of major roads. Get in touch with nature at The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Louhisaari Manor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, and visit Naantali Old Town.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Raisio trip planner.

You can drive from Uusikaupunki to Raisio in an hour. In August, daily temperatures in Raisio can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Raisio

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Turku, Naantali, Louhisaari Manor
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor
Kylamaki Village of Living History ©
Kylamaki Village of Living History

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