15 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

15 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Tampere
— 5 nights
2
Helsinki
— 8 nights

5
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Escape the urban bustle at Hatanpaa Arboretum and Rauhaniemi Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Vapriikin Museokeskus and Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. Get out of town with these interesting Tampere side-trips: Pori (Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) & Yyteri Beach), Paijatsalo Trail (in Sysma) and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi). Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, browse the exhibits of Birthplace of Jean Sibelius, see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, and admire the masterpieces at Hiekka Art Museum.

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Montreal, Canada to Tampere is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Montreal to Tampere, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Tampere is little chillier than Montreal - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Pori, Visavuori, The Parola Armour Museum, Paijatsalo Trail, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Find places to stay May 12 — 17:
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

8
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Escape the urban bustle at Nuuksio National Park and Arboretum Mustila. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Teijo National Park (in Pernio), Tulliniemi Nature Path (in Hanko) and Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg). Spend the 24th (Fri) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

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You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Teijo National Park, Arboretum Mustila, Nuuksio National Park, Runeberg Park, Santalahti Nature Trail
Find places to stay May 17 — 25:
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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