11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Kouvola
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 2 nights
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 1 night

4
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen (in Raseborg) and Guide-Matti (in Tammisaari). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Miami, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Miami in June, with highs in Helsinki at 65°F and lows at 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen, Guide-Matti
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, walk around Riverside Park, and then steep yourself in history at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum. On your second day here, delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, then see the interesting displays at Model Railroad Museum Kouvola, then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, and finally explore the striking landscape at Hiidenvuori.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Kouvola trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Kouvola sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 50°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kouvola

Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Kotka, Hiidenvuori, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 27th (Sun), get a new perspective on things with VMB Fishing, admire the masterpieces at Turku Art Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Martinkirkko, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Kouvola to Turku takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. June in Turku sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Kurjenrahka National Park, VMB Fishing
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ett Hem Museum ©
Ett Hem Museum

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Vaasa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Vaasa are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Wildlife · Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere visit planning app.

You can take a train from Vaasa to Tampere in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. June in Tampere sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 46°F at night. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Wildlife · Parks · Museums
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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