10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
train + Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Saariselka
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
6
Oulu
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h
End: Singapore

2
nights
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.
Pack the 22nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, tour the pleasant surroundings at Korkeasaari Zoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki route planning tool .

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. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in August, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): browse the collection at Turku City Library, then steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally have fun at Moomin World.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): try out the rides at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Theme Parks Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel, and then explore the striking landscape of Urho Kekkonen National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Saariselka attractions planning tool .

Do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Tampere to Saariselka in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in August, expect nights in Saariselka to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Saariselka

Theme Parks Trails Winter Sports

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park
Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): snap pictures at Lumberjack's Candle Bridge, make a trip to Lordi's Square, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then have fun at Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rovaniemi trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Saariselka to Rovaniemi takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can take a train to Oulu.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Kauppahalli, pause for some photo ops at Toripolliisi, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ainolan Puisto, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Haukipudas Church, and finally kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Oulu holiday builder website .

Take a train from Rovaniemi to Oulu in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Oulu are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Haukipudas Church
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Ainolan Puisto ©
Ainolan Puisto
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli

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