15 days in Finland Itinerary

15 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Naantali
— 1 night
2
Tampere
— 3 nights
3
Vaasa
— 2 nights
4
Joensuu
— 3 nights
5
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. On the 1st (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, thenget in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, and then get your game on at Moomin World.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Naantali route planner.

Lagos, Nigeria to Naantali is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from West Africa Standard Time (WAT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, Naantali is much colder than Lagos - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Turku
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Attractions like Pyynikki's Swim Hall and Riihiniemen Uimaranta make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Ahvenisto in Hameenlinna (about 1h 5 min away). The adventure continues: have some family-friendly fun at PortaaliVR, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church, and identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

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Traveling by car from Naantali to Tampere takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Ahvenisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Pyynikki's Swim Hall ©
Pyynikki's Swim Hall

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, thensee the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and then browse the exhibits of Meteoriihi. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Edvinin Taidepuisto Ja Korsukyla and then get outside with Setterbergin Puisto.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Vaasa online route maker.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Vaasa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Vaasa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Vaasa

Outdoors Nature Parks
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Setterbergin Puisto ©
Setterbergin Puisto
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Meteoriihi ©
Meteoriihi

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Koli Shop Retkitupa (in Koli) and Koli National Park (Pielinen, Ukko-Koli Hill, &more).

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Joensuu trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Vaasa to Joensuu in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In October in Joensuu, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Koli National Park, Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

4
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.
Kids will enjoy Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, make a trip to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Joensuu to Helsinki with the Route module. Traveling from Joensuu in October, you will find days in Helsinki are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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