13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Oulu
— 1 night
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Savonlinna
— 1 day
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 1 night
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 4 nights

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 21st (Tue), contemplate the long history of Kauppahalli, see the interesting displays at Pohjois-Pohjanmaan museo, then stop by Luovon Puoji, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Hupisaaret Park, then view the masterpieces at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, then see the interesting displays at Kierikki Stone Age Centre, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Haukipudas Church.

Before you visit Oulu, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Orlando, USA to Oulu is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Orlando to Oulu, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Oulu is colder than Orlando - with highs of 54°F and lows of 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

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Specialty Museum
Kierikki Stone Age Centre
4.2

1
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 23rd (Thu), examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Savonlinna trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Oulu to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Savonlinna are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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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.
On the 24th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga, then view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor, and finally stop by Keittioelamaa. On your second day here, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Tampere trip planner.

Drive from Savonlinna to Tampere in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Tampere are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
4.8
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Religious Site
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
4.4

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, then examine the collection at Villa Mairea, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pori online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. May in Pori sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

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Art Gallery
Pori Art Museum
4.2
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Beach
Yyteri Beach
4.6
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Specialty Museum
Villa Mairea
4.2

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, then admire the landmark architecture of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Turku visit planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Turku sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Nature · Shopping · Outdoors

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Must see
Turku Cathedral
4.4
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Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
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History Museum
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
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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.
Head to Hakaniemi Market and Galerie Forsblomfor some retail therapy. Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Jarvenpaa (Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo & Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, view the masterpieces at ARTag Gallery, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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