30 days in Finland Itinerary

30 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Moscow
Fly + Drive:  7 h
1
Kotka
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Mikkeli
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
4
Koli National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
7
Tampere
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
8
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Moscow

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. Take a break from Kotka with a short trip to Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area in Kouvola, about 58 minutes away. There's lots more to do: walk around Riverside Park, enjoy some diversion at Katariina Seaside Park, trek along Santalahti Nature Trail, and admire the landmark architecture of Main Building of Military School.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Kotka holiday maker app.

Moscow, Russia to Kotka is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In June, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Main Building of Military School, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail

3
nights
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Mikkeli: Puumala (Lietvesi Scenic Road, Puumalan Lake, &more), Woikosken Automuseo (in Mantyharju) and Repovesi National Park (in Kouvola). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Kummakivi Boulder, learn about all things military at Communications Centre Lokki, view the masterpieces at Navetta Galleria, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mikkeli Cathedral.

For maps and more tourist information, go to the Mikkeli holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Mikkeli takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Puumala, Woikosken Automuseo, Repovesi National Park, Kummakivi Boulder
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Puumalan Lake ©
Puumalan Lake
Communications Centre Lokki
Communications Centre Lokki

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 8th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parikkalan kirkko, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Siikalahti Wetland, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Punkaharju Ridge, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Johanna Oras Art Gallery. Keep things going the next day: stop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Pikkukirkko.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Savonlinna vacation planning website.

Getting from Mikkeli to Savonlinna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. June in Savonlinna sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Punkaharju, Parikkala, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Provincial Museum ©
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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.
Koli National Park is known for trails, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, stroll through Paha-Koli Hill, get outside with Neitikoski Rapids, and trek along Akka-Koli Hill.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Koli National Park day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Koli National Park takes 3 hours. In June in Koli National Park, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Pielinen ©
Pielinen
Neitikoski Rapids ©
Neitikoski Rapids
Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill

4
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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Take a break from Rovaniemi with a short trip to Korouoma Canyon in Posio, about 1h 40 min away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, explore the fascinating underground world of Syvasenvaara Fell, and identify plant and animal life at Arctic Emotions Oy.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Koli National Park to Rovaniemi by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. June in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Korouoma Canyon
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Arctic Emotions Oy ©
Arctic Emotions Oy
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Angry Birds Park ©
Angry Birds Park

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take in the views from Raippaluodon Silta, thentake in panoramic vistas at Saltkaret, and then explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Vaasa Car & Motor Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, see the interesting displays at Terranova, thensee the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and finally get your game on at Makeitout.

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Fly from Rovaniemi to Vaasa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Vaasa are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Mustasaari
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko
Vaasa Car & Motor Museum ©
Vaasa Car & Motor Museum

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tampere: Visavuori (in Valkeakoski) and Hameenlinna (Ahvenisto & Palander House). There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

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You can take a train from Vaasa to Tampere in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Pyhan Birgitan kirkko, Visavuori
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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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.
Step out of Turku with an excursion to Pargas Lime Stone Quarry in Pargas--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History, admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum, and let little ones run wild at Adventure Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Turku trip planner.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pargas Lime Stone Quarry, Vaski Adventure Island
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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