13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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): take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku online vacation planner.

Doha, Qatar to Turku is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Turku due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Doha in July; daily highs in Turku reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car 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), look for gifts at Porin Kauppahalli, then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Pori trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to 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
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

1
day
Mustasaari

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

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Mustasaari trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. July in Mustasaari sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
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. On the 19th (Thu), get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, then explore the activities along Vaaksy Canal, and then examine the collection at Motorcycle Museum of Finland.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Lahti tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mustasaari to Lahti. In July in Lahti, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

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

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get outdoors at Nuuksio National Park and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki tour planning app.

Traveling by train from Lahti to Helsinki takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

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