10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Manama
Fly:  8 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Savonlinna
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 45 min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Manama

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Head to Hakaniemi Market and Marimekkofor some retail therapy. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip tool.

Manama, Bahrain to Helsinki is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Manama to Helsinki. In September, Helsinki is much colder than Manama - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

2
nights
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, thenindulge your taste buds at Savonlinna Market Square, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Savonlinna trip itinerary website.

Getting from Helsinki to Savonlinna by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 7th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Pori trip planner.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Pori in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daytime highs in Pori are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Old Rauma
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach

2
nights
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 9th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally make a trip to Archangel Michael's church.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip builder.

Drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. You'll set off for home on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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