10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights

5
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Hame Castle and Kallio Church. Museum-lovers will get to explore Heureka and Design Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo (about 50 minutes away). The adventure continues: make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, walk around Sibelius Monument, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market Hall.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki attractions website.

Budapest, Hungary to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Budapest in July; daily highs in Helsinki reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Heureka, Porvoo Old Town, Hame Castle
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Design Museum ©
Design Museum
Kallio Church ©
Kallio Church

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Rauma and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. When in Turku, make a side trip to see Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya, approximately Poytya away. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

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Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Old Rauma, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, thenstroll around The Esplanadi Park, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

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Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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