11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
3
Tampere
— 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.
Pack the 1st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Theme Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then attend a concert at Sibeliusmuseum, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip maker.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. September in Turku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 6 — 8:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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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 8th (Sat): see the sky in a new way at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Suolijarvi Beach, and then catch a live performance at Tampere Hall.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampere Hall ©
Tampere Hall

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