15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Tampere
— 3 nights
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Rauma
— 2 nights
4
Turku
— 3 nights
5
Kotka
— 1 night

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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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Katajanokka, buy something for everyone on your list at Stockmann Department Store, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach, and make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Helsinki itinerary builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In September, Helsinki is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Evo Hiking Area. Vapriikin Museokeskus and Holy Cross Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, look for gifts at Ideapark, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

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Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Tampere are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Holy Cross Church, Ideapark, Evo Hiking Area
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Evo Hiking Area ©
Evo Hiking Area
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach, take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), stop by Patakirppis, then take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Uusikaupunki Old Church, and then examine the collection at Automobile Museum.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rauma travel planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Rauma takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In September in Rauma, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Pori, Uusikaupunki
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Uusikaupunki Old Church ©
Uusikaupunki Old Church

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kurjenrahka National Park. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Rauma to Turku by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Kotka.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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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. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the striking features of Hamina Town Hall and then look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, then contemplate the long history of St. John's Church, then admire the striking features of Main Building of Military School, and finally take a stroll through Hamina Old Town.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kotka trip website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Kotka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Kotka can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Hamina, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Arboretum Mustila
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Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
St. John's Church ©
St. John's Church
Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila