10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
3
Lahti
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Toronto

2
nights
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 9th (Sun): gain insight at Turku Cathedral, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Kuusisto Manor.

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Toronto, Canada to Turku is an approximately 20- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Turku is 7 hours. Traveling from Toronto in September, things will get slightly colder in Turku: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kuusisto Manor, Moomin World, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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 11th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): admire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and then enjoy some friendly competition at Hohtokeila Lahti.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Lahti trip planner.

You can take a train from Tampere to Lahti in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Lahti are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping Fun & Games
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti

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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria will appeal to museum buffs. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Old Market Hall and Boss Shop. Pack the 17th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip builder site.

You can take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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