11 days in Helsinki, Porvoo & Turku Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki, Porvoo & Turku Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip itinerary planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Porvoo
— 3 nights
3
Turku
— 3 nights

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 list of things to see and do now includes Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, Sibelius Monument, Old Market Hall, and other attractions. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Church of Hollola (in Hollola), Laune Central Park (in Lahti) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder site.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Church of Hollola, Laune Central Park, Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Porvoo Old Town. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): stroll around Sapokka Water Garden and then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, thenexamine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo, and then enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Porvoo day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Kotka
Find places to stay Jun 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Turku Castle. On the 8th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally explore the galleries of Turku Castle.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Turku vacation maker.

You can drive from Porvoo to Turku in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or fly. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Old Rauma
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

Similar Plans

14 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY July, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 13 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 4 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM FINLAND July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 14 days in Lakeland, Lapland & Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 14 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans