11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

11 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  19​h
1
Tampere
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
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 16th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko, then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach, then examine the collection at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): take a stroll around Tampere Hall, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then admire the landmark architecture of Aleksanterin Kirkko.

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

Singapore, Singapore to Tampere is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. In December, Tampere is colder than Singapore - with highs of 0°C and lows of -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

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 18th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Turku tour itinerary planning website .

Take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fortress of Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Shop till you drop at Old Market Hall and Boss Shop. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach, stop by Artisaani, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in December, and nighttime lows around -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BELGIUM September, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 21 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans