10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Kuopio
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
4
Saariselka
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Helsinki

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.
Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki journey planner.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Helsinki. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

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

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 22nd (Sun), let the kids burn off some steam at Duck Park (Sorsapuisto), observe the fascinating underwater world at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, and then walk around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tampere tour itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. September in Tampere sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Kuopio.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Childrens Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Duck Park (Sorsapuisto) ©
Duck Park (Sorsapuisto)

2
nights
Kuopio

Kuopio ©
Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): explore the activities along Valkeisenlampi, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Puijo Tower, thenponder the world of politics at Kuopio Market City Hall, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Kuopion Korttelimuseo, examine the collection at Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo, and then see the interesting displays at RIISA - Orthodox Church Museum of Finland.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Kuopio trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Tampere to Kuopio in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Kuopio

Museums Parks Nature
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Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo ©
Kulttuurihistoriallinen Museo
Room Escape Games
Kuopio Market City Hall ©
Kuopio Market City Hall

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nights
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saariselka: Inari (Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, Juutua Nature Trail, &more). There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Urho Kekkonen National Park, find something for the whole family at Angry Birds Activity Park, look for gifts at Hippupuoti Gift Shop, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Saariselka tour builder app.

You can fly from Kuopio to Saariselka in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Kuopio in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saariselka, with lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Saariselka

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Inari
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort ©
Saariselka Ski & Sport Resort
Angry Birds Activity Park ©
Angry Birds Activity Park

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