10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland travel planner

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

Route & dates

10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Turku
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
train:  2​h
3
Lahti
— Few hours
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Imatra
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Bengaluru

1
night
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 28th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

Make your Turku itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Bengaluru, India to Turku is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Bengaluru in April, things will get colder in Turku: highs are around 9°C and lows about -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 29th (Sun), kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach and then stroll through Suolijarvi Beach.

For maps and more tourist information, read our Tampere trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Apr 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

few
hours
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Musical Fountain, then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and then enjoy some diversion at Hohtokeila Lahti.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Lahti vacation maker .

Traveling by car from Tampere to Lahti takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Lahti are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Imatra.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping Fun & Games
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain ©
Musical Fountain
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti

1
night
Imatra

Imatra ©
Although predominately an industrial town, Imatra boasts a long and impressive history of tourism, largely owing to its fierce rapids, considered to have been Finland's first ever tourist attraction.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Lammassaari Island, then take in the dramatic scenery at Imatra Waterfall, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Imatrankoski Church.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Imatra road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Lahti to Imatra takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. April in Imatra sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Imatra

Nature Parks Outdoors
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 1:
Highlights from your plan
Lammassaari Island ©
Lammassaari Island
Imatra Waterfall ©
Imatra Waterfall

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Popular historic sites such as Fortress of Suomenlinna and Rock Church are in your itinerary. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Ullanlinna, make a trip to Old Market Hall, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and stop by Marimekko.

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

Getting from Imatra to Helsinki by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
Find places to stay May 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

Similar Plans

12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, relaxing, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, relaxing, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA June, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM JAPAN December, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BULGARIA July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans