11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Mustasaari
— 1 night
5
Muonio
— 1 day
6
Lahti
— 1 day

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.
Get in touch with nature at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, look for gifts at Marimekko Oyj, visit Ullanlinna, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Tel Aviv in October, with highs in Helsinki at 10°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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 10th (Wed), examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Turku sightseeing planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 12th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, then stroll through Yyteri Beach, and finally examine the collection at Villa Mairea.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Pori trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 13th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, read Mustasaari online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. In October in Mustasaari, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
day
Muonio

Muonio ©
Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. On the 14th (Sun), explore the striking landscape of Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then explore the striking landscape at Keimiotunturi Fell.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Muonio sightseeing app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Muonio. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mustasaari in October, with highs in Muonio at 1°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Muonio

Nature · Parks
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Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park

1
day
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Musical Fountain and then take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

Before you visit Lahti, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Muonio to Lahti. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Muonio in October; daily highs in Lahti reach 8°C and lows reach 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

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