13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tehran
Fly:  2 h 30 min
1
Turku
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 3 nights
Train:  6 h 30 min
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Tehran

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku Castle and Old Rauma are good opportunities to explore the local culture. For shopping fun, head to Kauppakeskus Mylly or Turun Kauppahalli. And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, get engrossed in the history at Pharmacy Museum and Qwensel House, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Turku road trip tool.

Tehran, Iran to Turku is an approximately 22- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1.5 hours traveling from Tehran to Turku. Traveling from Tehran in July, things will get cooler in Turku: highs are around 70°F and lows about 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Naantali, Old Rauma, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Vapriikin Museokeskus will appeal to museum buffs.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. You will leave for Helsinki on the 12th (Fri).

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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've now added Old Market Hall to your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Vantaa Art Museum. Do your shopping at Kamppi Shopping Centre and Galerie Forsblom. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Porvoo (Brunberg Candy Factory Shop & Riimikko). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to Senate Square, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and walk around Sibelius Monument.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip maker website.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo, Vantaa Art Museum
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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