10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 1 night
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Pori
— 1 night
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Levi
— 2 nights
4
Saariselka
— 2 nights
5
Helsinki
— 3 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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Turku Biological Museum and then take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Turku sightseeing planning tool.

Frankfurt, Germany to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Frankfurt to Turku due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Frankfurt in December: high temperatures in Turku hover around 1°C and lows are around -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Wildlife
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Kylamaki Village of Living History ©
Kylamaki Village of Living History
Turku Biological Museum ©
Turku Biological Museum

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 22nd (Sun), examine the collection at Villa Mairea, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Pori trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

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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.
On the 23rd (Mon), make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage and then fly down the slopes at Levi Ski Resort. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then join the crowd at Icekarting Levi.

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Getting from Pori to Levi by combination of train, bus, and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Pori in December: high temperatures in Levi hover around -6°C and lows are around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi

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Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum, gear up at Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel. On your second day here, stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop and then see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka planner.

Traveling by flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Saariselka are -7°C, while nighttime lows are -17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Katajanokka and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Discover out-of-the-way places like Spas and Mannerheim Museum. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Helsinki tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Saariselka to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. When traveling from Saariselka in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Helsinki, with highs around 3°C, while nights are warmer with lows around -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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