14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Lappeenranta
— 4 nights
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): explore the world behind art at Maltinranta Artcenter and then explore the historical opulence of Stone Castle of Pirunvuori. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip maker.

Stockholm, Sweden to Tampere is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Tampere due to the time zone difference. June in Tampere sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, Stone Castle of Pirunvuori, The Parola Armour Museum, Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Turku Castle and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Explore hidden gems such as Turku Cathedral and Naantali Old Town. Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Rauma (The Church of the Holy Cross & Old Rauma). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Turku trip app.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lappeenranta.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rauma, Naantali Old Town
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

4
nights
Lappeenranta

Lappeenranta ©
On the shores of the country's largest lake system, Lappeenrata serves as the economic and cultural center of southeast Finland.
Olavinlinna Castle and St. John's Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Lappeenranta Fortress and Maritime Centre Vellamo. Explore Lappeenranta's surroundings by going to Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum (in Punkaharju), Savonlinna (Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave & Savonlinna Cathedral) and Woikosken tehdasmuseo (in Mantyharju). And it doesn't end there: ponder the world of politics at Lappeenrannan raatihuone, pause for some serene contemplation at Lemin kirkko, browse the different shops at IsoKristiina, and make a trip to Sandcastle Lappeenranta.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lappeenranta holiday maker tool.

Getting from Turku to Lappeenranta by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. June in Lappeenranta sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lappeenranta

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Savonlinna, Maritime Centre Vellamo, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Woikosken tehdasmuseo, St. John's Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Lappeenranta Fortress ©
Lappeenranta Fortress

4
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.
Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Finnish Aviation Museum. Get some cultural insight at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Helsinki Cathedral. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Mannerheim Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Kallio Church, and take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lappeenranta to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Finnish Aviation Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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