10 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Milan Malpensa

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hakaniemi Market, Temppeliaukio Church and Old Market Hall. Head to Market Square Kauppatori and Sibelius Hallfor plenty of shopping. Museum-lovers will get to explore Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Galleria Lapinlahti. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and view the masterpieces at Galerie Forsblom.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

Milan, Italy to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Milan to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Milan in August, with highs in Helsinki at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Side Trip

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2
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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 22nd (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally gain insight at Turku Cathedral.

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Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing and Hame Castle. Shop till you drop at Laukko Manor and Vitikkala Manor. Step out of Tampere to go to Pori and see Pori Art Museum, which is approximately 1h 35 min away. There's much more to do: view the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tampere are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
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Laukko Manor ©
Art Gallery
Laukko Manor
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