10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Belgrade
Fly:  11​h
1
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  4​h 30​min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Belgrade

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore and take pictures at Lappi Areena, then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally get in on the family fun at Santa Claus Village. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Auttikongas and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Rovaniemi visit site .

Belgrade, Serbia to Rovaniemi is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, bus, and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Belgrade to Rovaniemi due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Belgrade in April, plan for much colder days in Rovaniemi, with highs around 3°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time for travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums Tours Wildlife
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 4th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the sky in a new way at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tampere trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Rovaniemi in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Tampere, with highs around 8°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 6th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along The Archipelago Trail, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner .

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Turku sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in April, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans