11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Joensuu
— 3 nights
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Hiidenkirnut. Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki itinerary builder website.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Helsinki is minus 6 hours. While traveling from Singapore, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Helsinki, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hiidenkirnut, Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Museum-lovers will appreciate Joensuun Taidemuseo Onni and Pohjois-Karjalan museo Hilma. Your inner history buff will appreciate Kerimaki Church and Joensuu Church. Explore Joensuu's surroundings by going to New Valamo Monastery (in Heinavesi) and Ukko-Koli Hill (in Koli National Park). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko and admire the natural beauty at Botania - Botanical Garden and Tropical Butterfly Garden.

For more things to do and other tourist information, read Joensuu trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Joensuu with the Route module. July in Joensuu sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Joensuu

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

New Valamo Monastery, Ukko-Koli Hill, Kerimaki Church
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Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill
New Valamo Monastery ©
New Valamo Monastery

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 25th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Vaasa day trip planner.

You can drive from Joensuu to Vaasa in 6.5 hours. Another option is to fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, thenmake a trip to Naantali Old Town, and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planning site.

You can drive from Vaasa to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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