11 days in Finland Itinerary

11 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  17 h
1
Lahti
— 1 day
Train:  2 h
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Singapore

1
day
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, stroll around Mukkula DiscGolfPark, and then perfect your strike at Hohtokeila Lahti.

To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Lahti trip itinerary builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Lahti is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Lahti to be cooler, temps between -1°C and -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Lahti

Fun & Games Parks Shopping
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Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by train from Lahti to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Tampere are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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 25th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku holiday planner.

You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

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.
Do your shopping at Old Market Hall and Flamingo Entertainment Center. Get in touch with nature at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, look for gifts at Marimekko, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Shopping Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Old Market Hall ©
Old Market Hall
Kamppi Shopping Centre ©
Kamppi Shopping Centre

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