30 days in Finland Itinerary

30 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
2
Oulu
— 3 nights
3
Vaasa
— 2 nights
4
Tampere
— 4 nights
5
Turku
— 4 nights
6
Lieksa
— 4 nights
7
Kotka
— 3 nights
8
Helsinki
— 5 nights

4
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rovaniemi: Pyha-Luosto National Park (in Pyhatunturi) and Korouoma Canyon (in Posio). There's much more to do: make a trip to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, have fun at Santa Claus Office, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Napapiirin Porofarmi.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi online trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Rovaniemi. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from London in June; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pyha-Luosto National Park, Korouoma Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Pyha-Luosto National Park ©
Pyha-Luosto National Park
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

3
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Oulu is known for shopping, beaches, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Koitelinkoski, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Garden, University of Oulu, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral, and stroll around Ainolan Puisto.

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Traveling by train from Rovaniemi to Oulu takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Koitelinkoski
Highlights from your plan
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Koitelinkoski ©
Koitelinkoski
Outdoors Oulu Oy ©
Outdoors Oulu Oy

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): snap pictures at Raippaluodon Silta, take in the pleasant sights at Saltkaret, and then explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, thenexamine the collection at Stundars Museum, thenexamine the collection at Terranova, and finally get your game on at Makeitout.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vaasa road trip site.

You can drive from Oulu to Vaasa in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. June in Vaasa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Mustasaari, Stundars Museum
Highlights from your plan
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi), Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Hameenlinna (Palander House & Ahvenisto). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, have fun at Pyynikki's Swim Hall, pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu, and contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere tour planner.

Traveling by train from Vaasa to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Tampere are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Visavuori, Old Church of Keuruu, Pyhan Birgitan kirkko
Highlights from your plan
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto

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nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Bonk Museum (in Uusikaupunki), Rauma (Old Rauma, Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum, &more) and Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, browse the collection at Turku City Library, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, and get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip app.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Rauma, Naantali, Bonk Museum, Louhisaari Manor
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Louhisaari Manor ©
Louhisaari Manor

4
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Get out of town with these interesting Lieksa side-trips: Paalasmaan Surukivi (in Juuka), Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli) and Koli National Park (Rasavaara Observation tower, Paha-Koli Hill, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, don't miss a visit to Paateri, identify plant and animal life at Eräeero T:mi Eero Kortelainen, and examine the collection at Pielisen Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lieksa trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Turku to Lieksa. In June in Lieksa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Paalasmaan Surukivi, Koli Shop Retkitupa
Highlights from your plan
Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

3
nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Kotka: Salpa Line Museum (in Miehikkala) and Kouvola (Repovesi National Park & Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area). Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Riverside Park, take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, and head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

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Traveling by car from Lieksa to Kotka takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Kouvola, Salpa Line Museum
Highlights from your plan
Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

5
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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki vacation planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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