11 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

11 days in Finnish Archipelago Itinerary

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1
Oulu
— 1 day
2
Pori
— 1 day
3
Turku
— 4 nights
4
Sund, Aland Island
— 1 night
5
Kotka
— 2 nights

1
day
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Kauppahalli, kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach, walk around Ainolan Puisto, then get a taste of the local shopping with Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, and finally pause for some photo ops at Toripolliisi.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu trip itinerary maker.

Pune, India to Oulu is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from Pune to Oulu due to the time zone difference. In February, daytime highs in Oulu are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus ©
Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then walk around Kirjurinluoto.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori planning site.

You can drive from Oulu to Pori in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Pori when traveling from Oulu in February, with lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 3:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, get engrossed in the history at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House, and explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum.

Plan my day in Turku using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. February in Turku sees daily highs of 0°C and lows of -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Sund.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

1
night
Sund, Aland Island

Sund ©
Sund is a municipality of Åland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Bomarsund, then take in the waterfront at The Maritime Quarter, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sund trip itinerary maker tool.

Explore your travel options from Turku to Sund with the Route module. In February, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Kotka.

Things to do in Sund

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mariehamn
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
The Maritime Quarter ©
The Maritime Quarter

2
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. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, then get engrossed in the history at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, then let the kids burn off some steam at Katariina Seaside Park, and finally browse the different shops at Shopping Centre Pasaati. On your second day here, stroll through Beach Mansikkalahti, then appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Maretarium, and finally walk around Sapokka Water Garden.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Kotka trip website.

Explore your travel options from Sund to Kotka with the Route module. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sund in February; daily highs in Kotka reach -2°C and lows reach -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums · Beaches
Find places to stay Feb 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©