15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5 h 45 min
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  17 h
End: Mumbai

5
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.
Pack the 4th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see maps and more tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip app.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. Traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in May, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 18°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 7th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, get your game on at Moomin World, and then hike along The Archipelago Trail. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, then browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 9th (Wed), stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach and then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Cross Church, examine the collection at Museo Militaria, and then step into the grandiose world of Hame Castle.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere itinerary maker tool.

You can take a train from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 4°C at night. On the 11th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Hameenlinna, Holy Cross Church
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Holy Cross Church ©
Holy Cross Church

2
nights
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 12th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Mustasaari trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Mustasaari takes 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Nature Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 13th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rovaniemi route planning app.

Explore your travel options from Mustasaari to Rovaniemi with the Route module. Traveling from Mustasaari in May, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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