10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Levi
— 1 day
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get all the equipment you need at Levi Ski Resort.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Levi trip itinerary planning tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Levi is an approximately 23-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December; daily highs in Levi reach -6°C and lows reach -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Levi Ski Resort
4.4

2
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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 15th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. On the next day, kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Levi to Turku in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Levi in December, with highs in Turku at 1°C and lows at -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Museums
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Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4
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History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
4.4

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tampere driving holiday planning app.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Religious Site
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, examine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, then make a trip to Pikkukirkko, and finally pick up some local products at Savonlinna Market Square.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Savonlinna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Savonlinna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In December, daytime highs in Savonlinna are -1°C, while nighttime lows are -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Religious Site
Kerimaki Church
4.7

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Kallio Church, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then stop by Katajanokka, then contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, and finally learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Savonlinna in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Historic Site
Mannerheim Museum
4.5
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Church
Kallio Church
4.3

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