10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Athens
Fly:  9 h 15 min
1
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Athens

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step out of Turku to go to Rauma and see Old Rauma, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, browse the collection at Turku City Library, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, and see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Turku day trip app.

Athens, Greece to Turku is an approximately 9.5- hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Athens in July, expect Turku to be much colder, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Trails

Side Trips

Naantali, Old Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 10th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Mustasaaren kirkko, then take in panoramic vistas at Saltkaret, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, then see the interesting displays at Terranova, then see the interesting displays at Stundars Museum, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Kyr0 Distillery Company.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa road trip site.

Drive from Turku to Vaasa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Saltkaret, Kyr0 Distillery Company, Stundars Museum
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Kyr0 Distillery Company ©
Kyr0 Distillery Company
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum

4
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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