14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Lahti
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
4
Turku
— 2 nights
5
Pori
— 1 night
6
Mustasaari
— 1 night
7
Rovaniemi
— Few hours

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, stop by Marimekko, stroll through The Esplanadi Park, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary website.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Lahti.

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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 21st (Fri): hit the slopes at Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center, then don't miss a visit to Musical Fountain, then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Hohtokeila Lahti.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lahti planning site.

Traveling by train from Helsinki to Lahti takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Helsinki in December, expect Lahti to be little chillier, temps between -1°C and -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Lahti

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Fun & Games

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Hohtokeila Lahti ©
Hohtokeila Lahti
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 22nd (Sat), kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and then admire the masterpieces at Tampere Art Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, examine the collection at Postal Museum, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally don't miss a visit to Nasinneula Tower.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tampere visit planner.

Getting from Lahti to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Tampere are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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 24th (Mon): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally gain insight at Turku Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, then examine the collection at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku journey maker tool.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in Turku sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then stop by Patakirppis, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pori online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Pori sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Patakirppis ©
Patakirppis
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Mustasaari journey maker.

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. In December, daytime highs in Mustasaari are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature · Wildlife · Parks

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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hours
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 28th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi tour planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi. Traveling from Mustasaari in December, things will get a bit cooler in Rovaniemi: highs are around -6°C and lows about -13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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