16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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16 days in Finland Itinerary

Bengaluru
Fly:  17​h 30​min
Turku
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Muonio
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 45​min
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Rantasalmi
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Imatra
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
Bengaluru

1
day
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Bengaluru, India to Turku is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Turku. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in April, with highs in Turku at 9°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

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#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

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Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
day
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Turku to Rovaniemi by combination of train and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. While traveling from Turku, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of 3°C to lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Muonio.

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#Theme Parks, #Wildlife, #Outdoors
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum

1
day
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Keimioniemi Fishing Cabins and then ski along the peaceful trails at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Muonio trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Rovaniemi to Muonio in 3 hours. Traveling from Rovaniemi in April, plan for little chillier nights in Muonio, with lows around -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Muonio

#Winter Sports, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

2
days
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
On the 19th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Koli National Park day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Muonio to Koli National Park takes 9 hours. In April, Koli National Park is a bit warmer than Muonio - with highs of 6°C and lows of -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Rantasalmi.

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#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife
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Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto ©
Patvinsuon Kansallispuisto
Ukko-Koli ©
Ukko-Koli
Uhrihalkeama ©
Uhrihalkeama

1
day
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

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Drive from Koli National Park to Rantasalmi in 3 hours. In April, daytime highs in Rantasalmi are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Imatra.

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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

1
day
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
On the 23rd (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Lammassaari Island, then admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imatrankoski Church.

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Drive from Rantasalmi to Imatra in 2 hours. In April, daytime highs in Imatra are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

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Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall
Imatrankoski Church ©
Imatrankoski Church

5
days
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fortress of Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Helsinki Zoo and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 25th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Rock Church, hike along Pornaistenniemi Nature Trail, head outdoors with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, and kick your exploration up a notch at Adventure Park Zippy.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Imatra to Helsinki takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Outdoors, #Theme Parks, #Parks
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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