11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 2 nights
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
3
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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 8th (Mon), make a splash at JukuPark Turku, thenstroll through The Archipelago Trail, thenkick back and relax at Vepsa Island, and finally take in the architecture and design of Abo Akademi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Tue): examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History, let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, stroll around Kupittaa Park, admire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, thenstroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally admire the local landmark of Harmonia.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Turku road trip planning app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Turku is 1 hour. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Turku, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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.
Get in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Haagan Alppiruusupuisto. Discover out-of-the-way places like Kallio Church and Johannes Church. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Espoo (Kaitalampi & Arctic Expedition). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, take in nature's colorful creations at Talvipuutarha, stroll around Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and learn about all things military at Submarine Vesikko.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Espoo
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Pihlajasaari Recreational Park ©
Pihlajasaari Recreational Park
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Arctic Expedition ©
Arctic Expedition

3
nights
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Get outdoors at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail and Kasken Kierros Nature Trail. Step off the beaten path and head to Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto and Herajarvi Hiking Trail. And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen, Head underground at Pirunkirkko, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paimenen Polku Trail, and see the interesting displays at Koli Nature Centre Ukko.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Koli National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Helsinki to Koli National Park. In June, daytime highs in Koli National Park are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli
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Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): look for gifts at LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, identify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, get lost in a book at Rovaniemi City Library, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church, thenhave fun at Angry Birds Park, and finally try to win big at Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at German Soldier s Cemetery, thenexamine the collection at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, and finally Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi road trip planning website.

Drive from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. June in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Auttikongas ©
Auttikongas
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi ©
Feel Vegas - Club Rovaniemi
Rovaniemi Church ©
Rovaniemi Church

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