14 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

14 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 4 nights
2
Helsinki
— 9 nights

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Turku Castle and Old Rauma. Appreciate the collections at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Explore Turku's surroundings by going to The Church of the Holy Cross (in Rauma), ArtBank (in Pargas) and Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya). The adventure continues: work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, browse the collection at Turku City Library, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, and hike along The Archipelago Trail.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary builder tool.

Vienna, Austria to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Vienna to Turku. In July, Turku is a bit cooler than Vienna - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rauma, ArtBank, Moomin World, Kurjenrahka National Park, Kuusisto Manor
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

9
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Let the collections at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma capture your imagination. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. Pack the 12th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, walk around The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Helsinki online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Espoo, Flamingo Entertainment Center, King's Road
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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