10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Tampere
— 5 nights

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3
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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.
Let the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Katajanokka and Linden Esplanade. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Inkoon kirkko (in Inkoo) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning website.

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo to Helsinki is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from West Africa Standard Time (WAT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kinshasa in September: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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5
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Relax by the water at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Yyteri Beach. Vitikkala Manor and Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: Pihamaa Estate & Winery (in Asikkala), Villa Mairea (in Noormarkku) and Visavuori (in Valkeakoski). There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and steep yourself in history at Birthplace of Jean Sibelius.

For more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

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Beach
Yyteri Beach
4.6
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History Museum
Visavuori
5.0
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8