11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
1
Asikkala
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 2 nights
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

1
day
Asikkala

Asikkala ©
Asikkala is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): do a tasting at Pihamaa Estate & Winery, examine the collection at Lahti Ski Museum, and then examine the collection at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Asikkala online trip itinerary builder.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Asikkala is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Asikkala. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December; daily highs in Asikkala reach -1°C and lows reach -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Asikkala

Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Lahti
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Lahti Ski Museum ©
Lahti Ski Museum
Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The National Museum of Finland. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Flamingo Spa in Vantaa, approximately Vantaa away. There's lots more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at Kotiharjun Sauna, steep yourself in history at Tuomarinkyla Museum, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

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You can drive from Asikkala to Helsinki in 2 hours. Traveling from Asikkala in December, you will find days in Helsinki are a bit warmer (3°C), and nights are about the same (-3°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Spas Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Flamingo Spa
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get some historical perspective at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing and Hameensilta. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vapriikin Museokeskus and Sarkanniemi Theme Park. There's much more to do: indulge in some personalized pampering at Rajaportti Sauna, examine the collection at Tampere City Library, Metso, get engrossed in the history at Emil Aaltosen Museo, and look for gifts at Tallipihan Suklaapuoti.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere attractions planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in December; daily highs in Tampere reach 0°C and lows reach -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo)
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Mediamuseo Rupriikki ©
Mediamuseo Rupriikki

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 21st (Mon): learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally get engrossed in the history at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Turku travel route app.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Beaches
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Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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