13 days in Tampere, Pori & Helsinki Region Itinerary

13 days in Tampere, Pori & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive
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Pori
— 3 nights
Drive
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Helsinki
— 6 nights
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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Take a break from Tampere with a short trip to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto in Ylojarvi, about 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and enjoy some diversion at Pyynikki's Swim Hall.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere day trip website.

Oulu to Tampere is an approximately 5-hour train ride. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

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Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Pori: Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross, Ruokapuoti Lumo, &more). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), and take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Pori trip builder tool.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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6
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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 out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and get a taste of the local shopping with Market Square Kauppatori.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Pori to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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