13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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13 days in Finland Itinerary

London
Fly + train:  7​h 15​min
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
Lahti
— 1 night
train:  1​h
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
London

2
days
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko, then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then stroll through Suolijarvi Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere attractions planning tool .

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from London in September, things will get little chillier in Tampere: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Childrens Museums
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Suolijarvi Beach ©
Suolijarvi Beach
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

3
days
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get a sense of the local culture at Turku Castle and Kuusisto Manor. Visiting Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Vepsa Island will get you outdoors. When in Turku, make a side trip to see Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya, approximately 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Turku travel planning website .

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Kuusisto Manor, Kurjenrahka National Park, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stop by Patakirppis, kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Pori trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Pori are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

#Shopping, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Patakirppis ©
Patakirppis
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Mustasaari trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. September in Mustasaari sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Mustasaari

#Nature, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
day
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 17th (Mon), fly down the slopes at Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center, ponder the design of Musical Fountain, and then take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Lahti online trip builder .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mustasaari to Lahti. In September, daily temperatures in Lahti can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

#Outdoors, #Winter Sports, #Parks

Side Trip

Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

4
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.
Rock Church and Ullanlinna are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, stop by Marimekko, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall.

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You can take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Shopping
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Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna

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