13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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13 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  12​h
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Pori
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Mustasaari
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Lahti
— 1 night
Train:  1​h
5
Helsinki
— 7 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Doha

2
nights
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 15th (Sun): wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then explore the ancient world of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli.

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Doha, Qatar to Turku is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Doha to Turku, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in July, things will get much colder in Turku: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 17th (Tue), stop by Porin Kauppahalli, view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Pori route planner.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

1
day
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, then explore the activities along Vaaksy Canal, and then see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Lahti driving holiday site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Lahti. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Vaaksy Canal
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Vaaksy Canal ©
Vaaksy Canal
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland

7
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.
Get in touch with nature at Aurinkolahti Beach and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. For shopping fun, head to Marimekko or Flamingo Entertainment Centre. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel planner.

You can take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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