12 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

12 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Turku
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 9 nights

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Turku

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Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 3rd (Thu), trek along The Archipelago Trail, stay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then take a stroll through Naantali Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

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Helsinki to Turku is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Turku are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

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Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral
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Helsinki

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and The Esplanadi Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temppeliaukio Church and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla). Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, and whizz through the canopy at Adventure Park Zippy.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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