14 days in Finland Itinerary

14 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 2 nights
3
Kimito Island
— 3 nights
4
Turku
— 2 nights
5
Pori
— Few hours
6
Tampere
— 3 nights

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Mannerheim Museum. You'll explore and learn at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Pack the 18th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, see the interesting displays at Design Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip app.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 19th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården, thenexamine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, and finally take a leisurely stroll along The Maritime Quarter.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Mariehamn trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Helsinki to Mariehamn in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. August in Mariehamn sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Kimito Island.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kastelholm Castle, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

3
nights
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
You've now added Archipelago National Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Archipelago National Park and then don't miss a visit to Ekenas Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Soderlangvik Gard and then identify plant and animal life at Oro.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Kimito Island trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mariehamn to Kimito Island. In August, daily temperatures in Kimito Island can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll set off for Turku on the 23rd (Thu).

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Rosala, Ekenas Old Town
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Oro ©
Oro
Soderlangvik Gard
Soderlangvik Gard
Bengtskar Lighthouse ©
Bengtskar Lighthouse

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thendon't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. On the 24th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Kylamaki Village of Living History, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Turku using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

few
hours
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 25th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Pori online road trip planner.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Step off the beaten path and head to Serlachius Museum Gustaf and Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Family-friendly places like Museo Militaria and Tampere City Library, Metso will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art (in Mantta-Vilppula) and The Parola Armour Museum (in Parola). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Moomin Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Pori to Tampere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Mantta-Vilppula, The Parola Armour Museum, Museo Militaria
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Serlachius Museum Gustaf ©
Serlachius Museum Gustaf
Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art ©
Gösta Serlachius Museum, Museum of Art

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