12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Tampere
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Levi
— 2 nights
4
Inari
— 2 nights
5
Savonlinna
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 9th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then have some family-friendly fun at PortaaliVR, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tampere online itinerary maker.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In April, Tampere is a bit cooler than London - with highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Fun & Games · Wildlife · Museums
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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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 11th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Turku vacation site.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at LUVATTUMAA - Levi Ice Gallery, experience rural life at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, join the crowd at Icekarting Levi, then make a trip to Lapland Hotels SnowVillage, and finally don't miss a visit to Giewont Husky Adventures.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Levi route site.

Traveling by flight from Turku to Levi takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Turku in April, with highs in Levi at 3°C and lows at -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Levi

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Winter Sports

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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Icekarting Levi ©
Icekarting Levi
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage ©
Lapland Hotels SnowVillage

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, examine the collection at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour or see a show at The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos and then go for a walk through Otsamo Fell.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Inari vacation maker website.

Getting from Levi to Inari by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in April, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos ©
The Sami Cultural Centre Sajos
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the activities along Siikalahti Wetland, then examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Savonlinna vacation planning app.

Fly from Inari to Savonlinna in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Inari in April; daily highs in Savonlinna reach 7°C and lows reach -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Helsinki takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
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