15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly:  6 h 15 min
1
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Mustasaari
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
5
Rantasalmi
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 45 min
6
Sotkamo
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Berlin

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Tampere is an approximately 6.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Berlin to Tampere. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then explore the galleries of Turku Castle, and then identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park.

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You can take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, then don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

For other places to visit and tourist information, refer to the Pori vacation website.

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. August in Pori sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 10th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mustasaari holiday maker app.

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rantasalmi.

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
day
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. On the 11th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Linnansaari National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rantasalmi route planner.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Rantasalmi in 6.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Nature Parks
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

2
nights
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): kick back and relax at Hiukka and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venajanhiekka. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hiidenportti National Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Sotkamo tour app.

You can drive from Rantasalmi to Sotkamo in 4 hours. August in Sotkamo sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Venajanhiekka
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Hiidenportti National Park ©
Hiidenportti National Park

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.
Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. Step out of the city life by going to Norman Travels and Aurinkolahti Beach. Pack the 17th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, make a trip to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Sotkamo to Helsinki with the Route module. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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