10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Turku
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Mustasaari
— 1 night
6
Sotkamo
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, then kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and then kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Sat): wander the streets of Ullanlinna, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip planning website.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. In October, Helsinki is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 28th (Sun), gain insight at Turku Cathedral, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planning tool.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Tampere are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 30th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then look for gifts at Porin Kauppahalli, then take an in-depth tour of Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pori driving holiday planner.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 29 — 30:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo ©

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Mustasaari fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Pori to Mustasaari by car takes about 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Venajanhiekka, then explore the historical opulence of Kajaani Castle ruins, and then explore the world behind art at Kajaani art museum. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Hiukka and then find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park Vuokatti.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Sotkamo road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Sotkamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Mustasaari in November; daily highs in Sotkamo reach 0°C and lows reach -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 2:
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Kajaani Castle ruins ©
Kajaani Castle ruins
Kajaani art museum ©
Kajaani art museum

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