15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

Start: Tampere
Drive:  2​h 30​min
1
Uusikaupunki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 8 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
4
Rosala
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Salo
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
End: Tampere

1
night
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Uusikaupunki Old Church, then see the interesting displays at Bonk Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Automobile Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): get a new perspective on things with Isokari Lighthouse.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Uusikaupunki road trip tool .

Tampere to Uusikaupunki is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. In January, daytime highs in Uusikaupunki are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

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

8
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Escape the urban bustle at The Archipelago Trail and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Uto. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Nagu Church (in Nagu), Parainen (Pargas Lime Stone Quarry & Pargas Church) and Korpo Church (in Korpo). There's still lots to do: enjoy some diversion at Flowpark, get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and see the interesting displays at Louhisaari Manor.

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Traveling by car from Uusikaupunki to Turku takes 1.5 hours. In January, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Parainen, Naantali, Nagu Church, Louhisaari Manor, Korpo Church
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

2
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): visit a coastal fixture at Archipelago National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Oro.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Kimito Island travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kimito Island takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -2°C in January, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rosala.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife Parks Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik ©
Soderlangvik

1
night
Rosala

Rosala ©
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Rosala Viking Centre and then enjoy the sea views from Bengtskar Lighthouse.

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Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Rosala takes 1.5 hours. January in Rosala sees daily highs of -3°C and lows of -9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salo.

Things to do in Rosala

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

2
nights
Salo

Salo ©
Salo is a town and municipality of Finland.It is in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Southwest Finland region. On the 19th (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Teijo national park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Mathildedalin Kylapanimo, then experience rural life at Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy, then make a trip to Mathildedalin Ruukkitehtaat, and finally revel in the low prices at Muurla Design Marketing Oy.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Salo online route builder .

You can drive from Rosala to Salo in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around -3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Salo

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Pernio
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Muurla Design Marketing Oy ©
Muurla Design Marketing Oy
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy ©
Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy

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