15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Akaslompolo
— 1 night
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Turku
— 1 night
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 2 nights
6
Kotka
— 2 nights

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4
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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Pack the 7th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Helsinki. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in April, with highs in Helsinki at 9°C and lows at 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): look for gifts at Akaslompolo Sportshop, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then head outdoors with Seven Fells Up.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Akaslompolo travel tool.

Getting from Helsinki to Akaslompolo by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, Akaslompolo is little chillier than Helsinki - with highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 8:
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop
Safaris

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the collection at Turku City Library, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then learn more about the world around you at Turku Biological Museum, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku holiday planning app.

You can fly from Akaslompolo to Turku in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Akaslompolo in April, expect nights in Turku to be about the same, around -1°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Spas
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 10:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 11th (Thu), kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, stroll around Kirjurinluoto, then get engrossed in the history at Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Pori online holiday maker.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. April in Pori sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 11:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)
Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo ©

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Suolijarvi Beach. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Nasinneula Tower, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then see the interesting displays at Lenin Museum, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in April, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Lenin Museum ©
Lenin Museum

2
nights
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Lehman, then steep yourself in history at Stromforsin Ruukki, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry. On your second day here, walk around Isopuisto Park, contemplate the long history of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, then admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, and finally trek along Santalahti Nature Trail.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kotka trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Kotka are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 15:
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Lehman ©
Lehman
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry

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