12 days in Finland Itinerary

12 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Vaasa
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 3 nights
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): view the masterpieces at Tikanoja Art Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, thensample the tasty concoctions at Bock’s Corner Brewery, and finally sample the fine beverages at Kyr0 Distillery Company.

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Muscat, Oman to Vaasa is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Muscat to Vaasa, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Muscat in July; daily highs in Vaasa reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kyr0 Distillery Company
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Tikanoja Art Museum ©
Tikanoja Art Museum
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Pori Art Museum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Pori sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Visiting Teijo National Park and Vepsa Island will get you outdoors. Attractions like Moomin World and Turku Cathedral make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, shop like a local with Galleria Joella, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Naantali, Kauppakeskus Mylly, Teijo National Park
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

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.
For shopping fun, head to Market Square Kauppatori or Taiga Colors. Attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Nuuksio National Park make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 20th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and stop by Katajanokka.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori

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