15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
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Oulu
— 1 night
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Lahti
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Turku
— 3 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with Kuokkalan kartano, pause for some serene contemplation at Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko), and then get engrossed in the history at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland).

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Jyvaskyla route maker.

Stockholm, Sweden to Jyvaskyla is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Stockholm to Jyvaskyla is 1 hour. Traveling from Stockholm in March, expect Jyvaskyla to be a bit cooler, temps between 1°C and -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Oulu.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Tours

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Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko) ©
Muurame Church (Muuramen kirkko)
Kuokkalan kartano ©
Kuokkalan kartano

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Oulu online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Jyvaskyla to Oulu by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 0°C, and evening lows to -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

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Kierikki Stone Age Centre ©
Kierikki Stone Age Centre
Haukipudas Church ©
Haukipudas Church
Oulun Automuseo ©
Oulun Automuseo

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Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Do some cultural sightseeing at Motorcycle Museum of Finland and Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Lahti Ski Museum and Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum). Explore Lahti's surroundings by going to Riihimaki (Hunting Museum of Finland & Riihimaki Art Museum). There's more to do: examine the collection at Radio and TV Museum and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Hollola.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Lahti tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Oulu to Lahti by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 1°C in March, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland
Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum ©
Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum
Suomen Lasimuseo (The Finnish Glass Museum) ©

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Get some cultural insight at Mannerheim Museum and Sinebrychoff Art Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo) and Finnish Aviation Museum. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Vantaa to see Heureka about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, examine the collection at The Finnish Museum of Horology, and admire the masterpieces at Design Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki tour itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by train from Lahti to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Turku Cathedral and Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Rauma (Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, Old Rauma, &more). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Kuusisto Bishop's Castle, steep yourself in history at Kuusisto Manor, and admire the local landmark of Harmonia.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Turku journey app.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Stone Castle of Pirunvuori, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally see the interesting displays at Spy Museum. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Automobile & Road Museum Mobilia, then see the interesting displays at Veturimuseo, and then get engrossed in the history at Talonpoikaismuseo Yli-Kirra.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere online journey maker.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. March in Tampere sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Talonpoikaismuseo Yli-Kirra ©
Talonpoikaismuseo Yli-Kirra

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