15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
4
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
5
Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, stroll around The Esplanadi Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find maps and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki sightseeing planning tool.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Mumbai to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. In May, Helsinki is cooler than Mumbai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can go by car 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, thenbrowse the exhibits of Turku Castle, thentake an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

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

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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 maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °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 Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

2
nights
Mustasaari

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

For more things to do, photos, 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 °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Parks Wildlife

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.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, 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 °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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