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Finland Summer Charms

7 days3 cities
Finland1 country
Tour rating: 4.89 / 5, Based on 4 Reviews
Private tour to Finland

The summer journey you have been waiting for is here! Spend 7 days in Finland and make incredible memories in Helsinki, followed by a trip to scenic Saimaa lake region to visit Savonlinna, a town with a strong medieval spirit. Taste both urban and rural sides of Finland.

7 days3 cities
Finland1 country
From
$3,028
Helsinki, Finland
2
days
Finland

If you haven't been to Helsinki in Finland, we bet you haven't seen other parts of the country too, as no journey to this breathtaking destination can be complete without at least a Helsinki walking tour as the Finnish capital has a lot in store.

Day by day
Hotel
Day-by-day program
1
day
Welcome to Finland!

Today you arrive in the iconic capital of Finland - Helsinki. Private driver meets you at the airport and takes you to the centrally located hotel for check-in. Feel free to unpack, settle in and start exploring the city on your own or stay for a relaxing evening at your hotel.

  • Meals included: none.
  • Transport: airport-hotel transfer.
2
day
Sightseeing in Helsinki

This morning, following breakfast at the hotel, your guide takes you to the center of Helsinki for a comprehensive walking tour. One of the highlights of today is a tram ride.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Sights: Central Harbor and Market Square, Old Town, Rock Church.
Your choice of Hotels

We carefully select hotels to ensure amazing stay and experience for you.

Klaus K Hotel, Helsinki

Situated in the very heart of Helsinki, the Klaus K Hotel provides a wide range of top-notch facilities and top-class service. The property has an indoor gym, parking area and modern rooms with free WiFi.

train
Helsinki
Savonlinna
5 hrs 10 min

Have a nice time as you travel to Finland on a modern train. Take in great countryside views and enjoy onboard amenities. Drivers will take you to the station and pick you up upon arrival.

Savonlinna, Finland
2
days
Finland

Often described as a nature lovers paradise, Savonlinna is one of the most rewarding destinations that one can include to the itinerary of Finland. Savonlinna is located in the middle of the Saimaa Lake Region, a winding labyrinth formed of thousands of islands and vast waters.

Day by day
Hotel
Day-by-day program
3
day
Train Ride to Savonlinna

Shortly after breakfast and checking out from the hotel, your driver takes you to the train station where you board a train for 4.5-hour ride towards the breathtaking lake region in Finland. Once in Savonlinna, you make your way to the hotel and enjoy the rest of the day free.

  • Meals included: breakfast.
  • Transport: hotel - station transfer.
4
day
Sightseeing & Boat Ride Around Lake Saimaa

Taday you have an exciting city tour around the most outstanding landmarks of Savonlinna, followed by a magnificent 1.5-hour traditional steamboat cruise around Lake Saimaa.

  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Transport: boat ride.
  • Sights: Savonlinna Provincial Museum and the Olavinlinna Castle, steamboat cruise around Lake Saimaa.
Your choice of Hotels

We carefully select hotels to ensure amazing stay and experience for you.

Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone, Savonlinna

The modern Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone boasts an enviable location on the main square of Savonlinna. Hotel's guest rooms come with a flat-screen TV, a minibar and free WiFi as well as a private bathroom. Moreover, the property features a sauna, a seasonal rooftop restaurant, an à la carte restaurant, and a nightclub.

car
Savonlinna
Punkaharju
50 min

This short car ride with a trusted driver along Finnish Lakeland takes you on a very scenic route along Finland's countryside, passes and many of the district's breathtaking lakes and winding roads.

Punkaharju, Finland
3
days
Finland

A great location every traveler should include in their travel plans is Punkaharju in Finland. Have you never heard of this name before? Well, unlike the favorite Finnish cities such as Turku, Tampere, and Helsinki, which charm travelers with their size, history, numerous artistic landmarks, and industrial traditions, the Punkaharju region can take everyone's breath away with only one aspect - nature.

Day by day
Hotel
Day-by-day program
5
day
Ollinmäki Wine Farm

This morning you check out from your hotel and go on an exciting 6-hour tour of the Ollinmaki wine-yard. You also get to taste the wines and then you are invited to have a 3-course barbecue dinner at the Anttolanhovi lake-side restaurant. After the tour, you are transferred to a beautiful cottage near the breathtaking Punkaharju ridge for check-in and overnight.

  • Meals: breakfast, dinner, wine tasting.
  • Transport: Savonlinna-Punkharju transfer.
  • Sights: Ollinmaki Wine Farm.
6
day
Excursion of Rapio Mill

Today you have a guided tour of so-called "Pearl of Finland"- Rapio Mill - the 200-year industrial mill, the oldest one in the country. You get to taste the locally produced pastries and snacks too!

  • Meals: breakfast, tasting of local goods.
  • Transport: Punkaharju - Rapio Mill return transfer.
7
day
Departure from Helsinki

This morning, after your last Finnish breakfast, you are taken to Savonnlina's train station and board a train to go back to Helsinki. We wish you a safe journey home! By the way, if you wish to extend your trip, we have a lot to offer.

  • Meals: breakfast.
  • Transport: hotel-station, station-airport transfers.
Your choice of Hotels

We carefully select hotels to ensure amazing stay and experience for you.

Harjun Portti Holiday Resort, Punkaharju

Harjun Portti Holiday Resort is a nice place, offering 30 cozy cottages, equipped for a perfect stay. Each cottage has a seating area, fireplace, free WiFi and flat-screen TV as well as a shower. Guests are welcome to dine at Harjun Portti restaurant which serves traditional Finnish à la carte delicacies and a daily lunch buffet.

train
Savonlinna
Helsinki

What's Included

  • Remarkable accommodation in the most fascinating regions of Finland - Helsinki, Savonlinna, and Punkaharju;
  • Buffet breakfasts at the hotels
  • Airport-hotel-airport transfers
  • Other transportation as indicated in the day-by-day program
  • Guided tours in English with local professional tour guides
  • Entrances to the Rock Church, Savonlinna Provincial Museum & Olavinlinna Castle
  • Return train tickets Helsinki - Savonlinna
  • Support line available during your tour

Note: we include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

Not included: international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

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Tour Highlights

  • A customizable itinerary which can be tailored around your preferences
  • Accommodation options of your choice
  • Only reliable guides and drivers
  • The best type of connections between destinations
  • Scenic train journey to Finnish lake region

What To Know

  • It's difficult to predict Scandinavian climate, so bring clothes for all weather conditions.
  • Finland's currency is Euro, however, credit cards are widely accepted.
  • If you need some local cash, it is best to use an ATM. This is true for all European countries, except for Hungary. When you withdraw cash from an ATM, the currency conversion will be done automatically by your bank, and the exchange rate will usually be much better than if you exchange currency at a local bank.
  • The tour program includes some walking tours, we recommend you to pack comfortable shoes.