15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive
4
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive
5
Sotkamo
— 1 night
Drive
6
Muonio
— 1 day
Drive to Kittilä Airport, Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 2nd (Tue), admire the striking features of Kuusisto Manor. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Turku itinerary site.

Vancouver, Canada to Turku is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 10 hour difference. Traveling from Vancouver in October, things will get a bit cooler in Turku: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

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Vepsa Island ©
Beach
Vepsa Island
4.0
Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
4.4

2
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 5th (Fri), step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tampere itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Tampere are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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1
night
Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): stroll around Kirjurinluoto, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori trip maker app.

Drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Pori are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Beach
Yyteri Beach
4.6

1
night
Mustasaari

Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Mustasaari tour planner.

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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1
night
Sotkamo

Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. On the 9th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Hiukka and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venajanhiekka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hiidenportti National Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Sotkamo journey app.

Drive from Mustasaari to Sotkamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In October, daily temperatures in Sotkamo can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Muonio.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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1
day
Muonio

Muonio is a municipality of Finland.The town is located in far northern Finland above the Arctic Circle on the country's western border, within the area of the former Lappi province. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park and then take in the dramatic natural features at Keimiotunturi Fell.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Muonio online trip builder.

You can drive from Sotkamo to Muonio in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Sotkamo, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Muonio, ranging from highs of 1°C to lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Muonio

Parks · Nature
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3
nights
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Helsinki Cathedral and The Esplanadi Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, and wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Helsinki itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Muonio to Helsinki with the Route module. Traveling from Muonio in October, things will get a bit warmer in Helsinki: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 15:
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