10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Turku
— 1 night

3
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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Kansallisgalleria and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Next up on the itinerary: hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, stop by Taiga Colors, make a trip to Hakaniemi Market, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip website.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 6 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in November: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 5°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 29:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the venue of The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Inari day trip planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Inari by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Helsinki in November, things will get slightly colder in Inari: highs are around -3°C and lows about -10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 29 — 30:
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, look for gifts at Ideapark, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Inari to Tampere takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Inari in December: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 0°C and lows are around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Ideapark, St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 2:
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa ©
St Olaf's Church in Tyrvaa

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Pori online trip builder.

Drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Pori are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 3:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
night
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 4th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and finally take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Turku trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church

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