13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Kimito Island
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 2 nights
4
Pori
— 3 nights
5
Ahtari
— 1 night
6
Tampere
— 1 night

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. You'll explore and learn at The National Museum of Finland and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). There's much more to do: glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), walk around Sibelius Monument, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki vacation builder site.

Munich, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Munich in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
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The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Oro.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip itinerary app.

Getting from Helsinki to Kimito Island by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Wildlife · Parks · Nature
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park
Oro ©
Oro

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along The Archipelago Trail and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku road trip planner.

Getting from Kimito Island to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

3
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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, then get engrossed in the history at The Old Town Hall Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, and finally kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum, then examine the collection at Villa Mairea, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pori tour itinerary maker website.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Pori, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ahtari.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 26 — 29:
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

1
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Ahtari

Ahtari ©
Ähtäri is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the Southern Ostrobothnia region. On the 29th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Keuruu and then get outside with Marttinen. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Ahtari Zoo and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Church of Keuruu.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Ahtari trip itinerary maker website.

You can drive from Pori to Ahtari in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Ahtari

Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Marttinen ©
Marttinen
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu
Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo

1
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Ahtari to Tampere takes 2 hours. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Aug 30 — 31:
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

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