10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Turku
1
Turku
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Hanko
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Espoo
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
End: Helsinki

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You've now added Forum Marinum Maritime Centre to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Archangel Michael's church and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Church of the Holy Cross and Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turku: Rauma (Marela Museum House & Old Rauma). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, browse the collection at Turku City Library, get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, and examine the collection at Kylamaki Village of Living History.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary planning tool .

If you are flying in from Poland, the closest major airport is Turku Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rauma
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The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church
Kylamaki Village of Living History ©

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Moomin Museum, then see the interesting displays at The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo), then see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, and finally examine the collection at Tampere City Library, Metso. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then take in the pleasant sights at Visavuori.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere tour itinerary tool .

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Hanko.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

The Car Museum of Vehoniemi (Vehoniemen automuseo), Visavuori
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Visavuori ©
Visavuori
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©

1
night
Hanko

Hanko ©
Hanko is a bilingual port town and municipality on the south coast of Finland, 130km west of Helsinki. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Hanko Water Tower, then kick back and relax at Bellevue Beach, and then identify plant and animal life at Tulliniemi Nature Path.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Hanko trip planning tool .

Drive from Tampere to Hanko in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Espoo.

Things to do in Hanko

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
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Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path
Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach

3
nights
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, pause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko, and then wander the streets of Stromforsin ruukki. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), and then see the interesting displays at Talomuseo Glims.

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Traveling by car from Hanko to Espoo takes 2 hours. In July in Espoo, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus back home.

Things to do in Espoo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Porvoo, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), Loviisan kirkko, Kirkkonummen kirkko, Stromforsin ruukki
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Stromforsin ruukki ©
Stromforsin ruukki
Gallen-Kallela Museum ©
Gallen-Kallela Museum
Talomuseo Glims ©
Talomuseo Glims

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