5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Helsinki
Helsinki
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
Tampere
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
Kotka
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
Helsinki

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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.
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If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 18th (Sat), you'll travel to Tampere.

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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 18th (Sat): relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, see the interesting displays at Tampere City Library, Metso, and then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Turku.

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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
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Tampere City Library, Metso ©
Tampere City Library, Metso

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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 19th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island and then stroll through The Archipelago Trail.

To see where to stay and tourist information, read Turku trip builder website .

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth and then head off the coast to Haapasaari Island.

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Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Kotka

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

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Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
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Haapasaari Island ©
Haapasaari Island
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth
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Kumparepuisto Park

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