11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  17 h
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Rovaniemi
— Few hours
Fly:  18 h 30 min
End: Kuala Lumpur

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 27th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online route builder.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Helsinki is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in June; daily highs in Helsinki reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

2
nights
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 29th (Fri): browse the collection at Turku City Library, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Turku visit planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 1st (Sun), get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the range of quality goods at City Sokos, then look for gifts at Alko, then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

Plan trip to Tampere with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
City Sokos ©
City Sokos

few
hours
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 3rd (Tue), see Santa Claus Office and then don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Tampere to Rovaniemi by combination of train and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Fun & Games
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Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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