10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly + train:  8​h 45​min
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
End: Lisbon

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 31st (Fri): head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere driving holiday website .

Lisbon, Portugal to Tampere is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lisbon to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in August; daily highs in Tampere reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari trip planning website .

You can drive from Tampere to Mustasaari in 4 hours. September in Mustasaari sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, examine the collection at Villa Mairea, and then stroll through Yyteri Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Pori trip planner.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Pori in 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

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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 4th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Turku trip simple and quick.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Turku are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fortress of Suomenlinna and Rock Church. We've included these beaches for you: Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip tool .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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