11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kalamazoo
Fly:  19 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  21 h
End: Kalamazoo

5
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.
Pack the 18th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, make a trip to Senate Square, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

Kalamazoo, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 17- hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Kalamazoo in July, expect Helsinki to be little chillier, temps between 71°F and 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
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 21st (Sat): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

Make your Tampere itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
night
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 22nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then get your game on at Moomin World. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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