12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mustasaari journey maker site.

Montreal, Canada to Mustasaari is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 7 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Montreal in September, with highs in Mustasaari at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Pori.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Junnelius, thenview the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Pori trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Mustasaari to Pori by car takes about 3 hours. In September in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get some historical perspective at Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Get some cultural insight at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova and Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Change things up with a short trip to Kurjenrahka National Park in Poytya (about 46 minutes away). The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island, relax and rejuvenate at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Turku online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Kauppakeskus Mylly, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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 17th (Mon): head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tampere road trip site.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

1
night
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 18th (Tue): take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, thenadmire the local landmark of Musical Fountain, and then enjoy some friendly competition at Hohtokeila Lahti.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Lahti trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Lahti in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. September in Lahti sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping Fun & Games
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

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.
You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and hunt for treasures at Hietalahti Market.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip builder website.

Getting from Lahti to Helsinki by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trip

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

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