10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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10 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Umea
Drive:  7​h
1
Oulu
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Turku
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Pori
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Umea

1
night
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 11th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oulu Cathedral.

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Umea, Sweden to Oulu is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. Traveling from Umea to Oulu, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Oulu

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Luovon Puoji
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Luovon Puoji ©
Luovon Puoji
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli

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.
Do your shopping at Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Popular historic sites such as Rock Church and The Esplanadi Park are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Oulu to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
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 16th (Tue): shop like a local with Galleria Joella, buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and then take a stroll through Naantali Old Town. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary maker website .

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then view the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga, and finally look for gifts at Keittioelamaa.

To find photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip itinerary maker tool .

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Spas & Wellness
Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 19th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), shop like a local with Pori Art Museum, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Pori trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Rauma
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

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