10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Turku
— 1 night
+2
Fly + foot + shuttle:  5​h 15​min
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
+2
Fly + train + bus:  13​h 15​min
End: Abu Dhabi

2
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.
Head to Old Market Hall and Artisaanifor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Katajanokka, admire the landmark architecture of Rock Church, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Stadin Panimo.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki vacation planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Helsinki is minus 2 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Abu Dhabi in April; daily highs in Helsinki reach 9°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Kamppi Shopping Centre ©
Kamppi Shopping Centre

2
nights
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 4th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, shop like a local with Haihara Art Centre, and then kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, look for gifts at Keittioelamaa, then browse the range of quality goods at City Sokos, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planner .

Take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Keittioelamaa ©
Keittioelamaa
Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga

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 6th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Photographic Centre Peri, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Turku tour itinerary tool .

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Photographic Centre Peri ©
Photographic Centre Peri

1
night
Akaslompolo

On the 7th (Sun), head outdoors with Seven Fells Up and then see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour.

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Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Turku to Akaslompolo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Turku in April; daily highs in Akaslompolo reach 3°C and lows reach -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Safaris
Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 8th (Mon), take an exotic tour of a safari tour, look for gifts at LAURI, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally find something for the whole family at Santa Claus Village.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Akaslompolo to Rovaniemi takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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