11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  6​h
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Naantali
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Tampere
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: London

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Market Square Kauppatori. Step off the beaten path and head to Room Escape Games and Hakaniemi Market. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Kotka (Riverside Park & Sapokka Water Garden) and Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Castle Hill). Pack the 11th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Rock Church, make a trip to Senate Square, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel itinerary planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Porvoo
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

2
nights
Naantali

Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Moomin World has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Mon), stroll through The Archipelago Trail, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, and then enjoy some diversion at Adventure Park. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Naantali day trip app .

Drive from Helsinki to Naantali in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Fun & Games Parks Museums

Side Trip

Turku
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Room Escape Games
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You've now added Moomin Museum to your itinerary. On the 13th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Tampere City Library, Metso, examine the collection at Parola Tank Museum, and then examine the collection at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Tampere trip planner .

Take a train from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Tampere are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Beaches Parks

Side Trip

The Parola Armour Museum
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The Parola Armour Museum ©
The Parola Armour Museum
Moomin Museum ©
Moomin Museum
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas

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