5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Hartford
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Hartford

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, then make a trip to Hakaniemi Market, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Finland, hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally look for gifts at Taiga Colors.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Helsinki itinerary planner.

Hartford, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Hartford to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Hartford in March, with highs in Helsinki at 37°F and lows at 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to drive to Turku.

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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 14th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 38°F, and evening lows to 24°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral

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