10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 1 night
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Imatra
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield and Ispoinen Beach and Sauna. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Turku Castle and Naantali Old Town. Step out of Turku to go to Rauma and see Old Rauma, which is approximately 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Turku sightseeing planner.

Helsinki to Turku is an approximately 2-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Outdoors

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Old Rauma
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Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral
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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then steep yourself in history at Palace of Junnelius, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Pori trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Turku to Pori by bus takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In August in Pori, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites
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Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6

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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 16th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Tampere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Imatra.

Things to do in Tampere

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Lempukka Beach, then step off the mainland to explore Lammassaari Island, and then admire the sheer force of Imatra Waterfall.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Imatra trip planner.

You can take a train from Tampere to Imatra in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. August in Imatra sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Imatra

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors
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Must see
Imatra Waterfall
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Temppeliaukio Church and Mannerheim Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Helsinki to go to Porvoo and see Cathedral of Porvoo, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and take a stroll through Katajanokka.

For ratings and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel site.

Traveling by car from Imatra to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Wildlife · Museums

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