13 days in Finland Itinerary

13 days in Finland Itinerary

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Tampere
— 3 nights
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Naantali
— 1 night
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
4
Lieksa
— 4 nights
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

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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.
Family-friendly places like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Hatanpaa Arboretum will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tampere: Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi) and Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and have some family-friendly fun at Irti Maasta Tampere.

Plan trip to Tampere with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Geneva, Switzerland to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Geneva to Tampere. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Geneva in August, with highs in Tampere at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Theme Parks · Wildlife · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

1
night
Naantali

Naantali
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): gear up at Bike Rental - by Carfield, find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, and then get your game on at Moomin World.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Naantali day trip website.

You can drive from Tampere to Naantali in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Naantali sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Naantali

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Mustasaaren kirkko, then see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and then explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vaasa trip site.

Getting from Naantali to Vaasa by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Vaasa are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lieksa.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum

4
nights
Lieksa

Lieksa ©
Lieksa is a town and municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the North Karelia region. Venture out of the city with trips to Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli) and Koli National Park (Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, Paha-Koli Hill, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head outdoors with Neitikoski Rapids, examine the collection at Pielisen Museum, and make a trip to Paateri.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lieksa travel app.

Drive from Vaasa to Lieksa in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lieksa

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

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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.
Bring the kids along to Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki route maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lieksa to Helsinki. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Nature

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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