15 days in Southwest Finland & Central Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland & Central Finland Itinerary

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Pernio
— 3 nights
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Kimito Island
— 4 nights
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Turku
— 7 nights
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Jyvaskyla
— Few hours
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3
nights
Pernio

Perniö is a former municipality of Finland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Teijo National Park and Ekenas Old Town. Take a break from the city and head to Ekenas Archipelago National Park and Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen. Go for a jaunt from Pernio to Raseborg to see Raseborg Castle about 52 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Snappertunan kirkko.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Pernio holiday site.

Helsinki to Pernio is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also drive. In July, daytime highs in Pernio are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Pernio

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

4
nights
Kimito Island

Take a break from the city and head to Oro and Bellevue Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Archipelago National Park and Hanko Museum. When in Kimito Island, make a side trip to see Hanko Water Tower in Hanko, approximately Hanko away.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Kimito Island trip itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Pernio to Kimito Island in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Oro ©
Must see
Oro
4.7

7
nights
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get outdoors at Vepsa Island and Kurjenrahka National Park. Explore hidden gems such as Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Rauma (Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, Old Rauma, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail, grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, and take a stroll through Naantali Old Town.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Turku online trip builder.

You can drive from Kimito Island to Turku in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Turku Cathedral ©
Must see
Turku Cathedral
4.4
Naantali Old Town ©
Must see
Naantali Old Town
4.3

few
hours
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Toivolan Vanha Piha, see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and then learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla trip maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Jyvaskyla takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
Highlights from your trip
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Military Museum
Finnish Air Force Museum
4.5
Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
History Museum
Toivolan Vanha Piha
4.4
The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
Specialty Museum
The Alvar Aalto Museum
3.9

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