10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
4
Oulu
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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 27th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park, then walk around Sibelius Monument, and finally steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Helsinki online journey planner.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Helsinki. In February, daytime highs in Helsinki are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): browse the collection at Turku City Library, brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, then explore the galleries of Turku Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church. Here are some ideas for day two: gain insight at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In February in Turku, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trip

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 3rd (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For where to stay and tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planning app.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in March, and nighttime lows around -7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Oulu.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the exciting artwork at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, then see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Haukipudas Church, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli, walk around Ainolan Puisto, then get curious at Tietomaa, and finally appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Oulu trip planning website.

Getting from Tampere to Oulu by train takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Oulu are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow time for the train ride back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Tietomaa ©
Tietomaa
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo ©
Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo
Oulu Cathedral ©
Oulu Cathedral