6 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

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6 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

Singapore
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Lisbon

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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.
On the 16th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some photo ops at Sibelius Monument, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, stroll through Korkeasaari Zoo, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip maker .

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Singapore to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in September; daily highs in Helsinki reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Turku holiday maker site .

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Turku are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

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Kamppi Chapel of Silence ©
Kamppi Chapel of Silence

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