10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Turku
— 1 night
6
Kotka
— 2 nights

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip builder site.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in September, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Inari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Spas
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Spas

1
night
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): hike along Juutua Nature Trail, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and then examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Inari driving holiday planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Inari by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Helsinki in September: high temperatures in Inari hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Outdoors Trails
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church

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 6th (Fri): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere day trip planner.

Getting from Inari to Tampere by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in September, you will find days in Tampere are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Spas

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Pori day trip planning site.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 8th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thentake a stroll through Naantali Old Town, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Neighborhoods Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 9th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach Mansikkalahti, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Aijanniemi Beach.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Kotka day trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Kotka in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sibelius Park ©
Sibelius Park

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