9 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

9 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Glasgow
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
Rosala
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Nagu
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Uusikaupunki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Glasgow

1
day
Rosala

Rosala ©
On the 9th (Sat), examine the collection at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rosala trip planner .

Glasgow, UK to Rosala is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Glasgow in February: high temperatures in Rosala hover around 0°C and lows are around -5°C. On the 9th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nagu.

Things to do in Rosala

Museums Historic Sites
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Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

1
night
Nagu

Nagu ©
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Exhibition Sjofartshuset and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nagu Church.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Nagu online attractions planner .

Drive from Rosala to Nagu in 3.5 hours. February in Nagu sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Nagu

Museums Historic Sites
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Nagu Church ©
Nagu Church

1
night
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, examine the collection at Bonk Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Uusikaupunki trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Nagu to Uusikaupunki takes 2.5 hours. In February in Uusikaupunki, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

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

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 12th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhan Marttyyrikeisarinna Aleksandran Kirkko, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally explore the world behind art at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Naantali Old Town, soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku vacation maker .

Getting from Uusikaupunki to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. In February, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): surround yourself with nature on Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Soderlangvik and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Oro.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Kimito Island visit planning tool .

Getting from Turku to Kimito Island by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. February in Kimito Island sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -4°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro

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