15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Perth
Fly:  26 h
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Mustasaari
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h
4
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  22 h 15 min
End: Perth

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Turku Castle, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, browse the collection at Turku City Library, and soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Turku online trip builder.

Perth, Australia to Turku is an approximately 27- hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Perth in October: highs in Turku hover around 10°C, while lows dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Pack the 9th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Tampere visit app.

Traveling by train from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

2
nights
Mustasaari

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

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Mustasaari road trip app.

You can drive from Tampere to Mustasaari in 4 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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 15th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Helsinki. In October, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali)

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