10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  13 h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  3 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Turku
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Toronto

2
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 a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. You'll explore and learn at Kansallisgalleria and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, stop by Okra, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Helsinki tour builder .

Toronto, Canada to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Helsinki is 7 hours. In September, Helsinki is little chillier than Toronto - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Kastelholm Castle, then examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Kobba Klintar.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Mariehamn trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Mariehamn takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daytime highs in Mariehamn are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kastelholm Castle
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Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

Discover how to plan a Tampere trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Mariehamn to Tampere takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. In September in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 10th (Thu), kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, then stroll through Yyteri Beach, then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To find more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Pori trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Tampere to Pori takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Pori are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then explore the world behind art at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Turku trip builder .

Drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Turku, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Old Rauma
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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