10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: New Delhi

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.
Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. Pack the 28th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary maker site.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in May: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 18°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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 29th (Wed): deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Turku trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Turku, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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 30th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Tampere day trip site.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in May, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Childrens Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Vaasa travel route planner.

You can take a train from Tampere to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Vaasa sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 1st (Sat), stop by Your Piece Of Finland, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, then get your game on at Snowman World Igloo Hotel, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village. Keep things going the next day: see Santa Claus Office, get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, and then get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Rovaniemi takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Rovaniemi can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Snowman World Igloo Hotel ©
Snowman World Igloo Hotel
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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