15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

15 days in Southwest Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 6 nights
2
Uusikaupunki
— 2 nights
3
Kimito Island
— 4 nights

6
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: take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, admire the natural beauty at Turku University Botanical Garden, and learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku day trip planning tool.

Sydney, Australia to Turku is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Turku is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Sydney in September, things will get little chillier in Turku: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Uusikaupunki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Naantali
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

2
nights
Uusikaupunki

Uusikaupunki ©
On the 11th (Sat), enjoy the sea views from Isokari Lighthouse and then take in the waterfront activity at Katanpaa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Automobile Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Bonk Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Uusikaupunki travel planner.

You can drive from Turku to Uusikaupunki in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Uusikaupunki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Katanpaa
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Isokari Lighthouse ©
Isokari Lighthouse
Bonk Museum ©
Bonk Museum
Automobile Museum
Automobile Museum

4
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Explore Kimito Island's surroundings by going to Rosala (Rosala Viking Centre, Bengtskar Lighthouse, &more). Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring nature at Archipelago National Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Kimito Island planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Uusikaupunki to Kimito Island. In September, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Rosala
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse
Oro ©
Oro

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