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Finland Summer Charms

7 days2 cities
Finland1 country
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Private tour to Finland

Be charmed by the mesmerizing natural beauty of Finland, see enchanting Helsinki, spellbinding Savonlinna and the breathtaking Punkaharju ridge during our special 7-day private tour that includes the country's main highlights.

7 days2 cities
Finland1 country
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki is often referred to as a city of contrasts: Eastern and Western influences, dramatically varied daylight conditions and silence in the middle of an urban jam.

Day by day
Day-by-day program
Arrival in Helsinki

Welcome to the capital of Finland - Helsinki! Upon arrival your driver transfers you to your modern well-designed hotel for check-in.

The rest of the day is free, so you can relax in your room, have dinner in a local restaurant or start exploring the nearby attractions.

No meals included.

Helsinki City Tour

Following breakfast at your hotel, your private guide takes you on a wonderful 4-hour walking tour to show you the best Helsinki can offer.

During the tour, you walk through the vivid Central Harbor and Market Square, explore the charming Old Town, visit the famous Rock Church and take a short tram ride.

The rest of the day is free for you to continue exploring the city on your own or joining one of our carefully planned optional tours.

  • Optional tour #1: Modern Helsinki
  • Optional tour #2: Authentic Finland
  • Optional tour #3: Nuuksio National Park & Porvoo

Overnight in your hotel in Helsinki.

Breakfast is included.

Your choice of hotels

We carefully select hotels to ensure your amazing stay. We will recommend the best available properties for your travel dates.

Hotel Lilla Roberts, Helsinki

Elegantly-appointed rooms in Lilla Roberts - an Art Deco-themed hotel in Helsinki's central city center come with views of a tranquil courtyard.

5 hrs 10 min

Have a great time traveling through Finland on a modern train. All trains offer everything you need for the ride, including comfortable seats, plenty of legroom, and stunning views of the Finnish countryside.

Savonlinna, Finland

Savonlinna is a small town in southeast Finland, in the heart of the Saimaa lake region close to the Russian border, spread on four islands between lakes.

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Day-by-day program
Train to Savonlinna

Following breakfast you check out from your hotel and your driver transfers you to the train station to board the train to Savolinna famous for its picturesque nature. You will enjoy a fascinating 4,5-hour ride across the whole Finland contemplating the magnificent scenery passing by your window.

Upon arrival you walk to your centrally-located hotel (easilly accessably on foot). The rest of the day is free for you to have a good rest after the journey or start exploring the surrounding area on your own.

Breakfast is included.

Savonlinna City Tour

After breakfast you meet your guide at the hotel lobby and have an exciting city tour around the most outstanding landmarks of Savonlinna, including the famous Savonlinna Provincial Museum and the Olavinlinna Castle.

Later you have the unique chance to enhance your experience of the region taking a magnificent 1.5-hour traditional steamboat cruise around Lake Saimaa.

  • Please, note: steamboat cruise is available from the end of May to mid-August. In early May and from August to September it is replaced by 1-hour boat cruise.

The rest of the day is free for you to dine in one of the local restaurants, walk along the lake shore or just relax in your hotel room.

  • Optional tour: Savonlinna Opera Festival.

Breakfast is included.

Ollinmaki Wineyard Tour

In the morning after breakfast you check out from the hotel. Your guide-driver meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on an exciting 6-hour tour of the Ollinmaki wine-yard. Once in the Ollinmäki Wine Farm at Anttola you find out some secrets about the local wine production.

You also get to taste the wines, accompanied by the hostess, and even purchase the wines in a local shop if you wish. You are then 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.

Breakfast and dinner are included.

Tour to Rapion Mylly

Today you have a unique chance to go on a 4-hour tour of the Rapio Mill called Rapion Mylly by locals and referred to as the "Pearl of Finland". Along the way you pass the picturesque Punkaharju rigde area, famous worldwide for its vistas.

The 200-year-old Rapio Mill is one of the oldest operating industrial facilities in the country. It still gets part of its running power from the rapids of Rapio. Grain from the nearby region is processed here into additive-free mill products. You are treated to pastries and snacks made from the local mill products.

After the tour you return to the resort and have the rest of the day free.

Breakfast is included.

Transfer to Helsinki & Departure

This is the final day of your amazing Finland tour. In the morning you check out from your hotel and your driver takes you to the train station in Savonlinna for your train back to Helsinki.

Upon arrival you are transferred to the airport for your flight back home. You are leaving with ultimate experience and bright memories, fascinated by the beauty of Finland. We wish you a safe flight and hope to work on your future trips!

Breakfast is included.

Your choice of hotels

We carefully select hotels to ensure your amazing stay. We will recommend the best available properties for your travel dates.

Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone, Savonlinna

Located right on the main square of Savonlinna, the Original Sokos Hotel Seurahuone is among the best places to stay during your Finland vacation. All rooms are equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay.

What's included

  • Remarkable accommodation in the most fascinating regions of Finland - Helsinki, Savonlinna, and Punkaharju;
  • All meals according to the itinerary;
  • Airport and hotel transfers according to the itinerary;
  • Professional English speaking guides;
  • Train Helsinki - Savonlinna, Savonlinna - Helsinki;
  • Visit to the Savonlinna Provincial Museum & Olavinlinna Castle;
  • Day cruise around Lakeland;
  • Support line during the trip.

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, as well as all tourist fees & taxes.

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Tour Highlights

  • Vintage tram ride in Helsinki
  • Scenic train ride to Savonlinna
  • Savonlinna Provincial Museum and the Olavinlinna Castle
  • Boat ride around Lake Saimaa
  • Ollinmaki Wineyard tour near the breathtaking Punkaharju ridge
  • Tour of the 200-year-old Rapio Mill

What To Know

  • Scandinavian climate is unpredictable and weather can be quite harsh even during summers.
  • Bringing a water resistant jacket, umbrella, and some warm clothes is a must.
  • Most of the tours you’re going to have are walking, so make sure to bring convenient walking shoes.