12 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Turku
— 8 nights
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Turku: Rauma (Ruokapuoti Lumo, Old Rauma, &more), Louhisaari Manor (in Askainen) and Uusikaupunki (Bonk Museum & Automobile Museum). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and hike along The Archipelago Trail.

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The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Turku. In May, daytime highs in Turku are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

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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.
On the 29th (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally stop by Marttiini Senaatintori. On the next day, admire the striking features of Old Customs House, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then get your game on at Labyrinth Games Room Escape, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral