16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Naantali
— 3 nights
3
Tampere
— 4 nights
4
Harma
— 1 night
5
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Heureka in Vantaa, approximately Vantaa away. Pack the 11th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki travel planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. When traveling from Tel Aviv in August, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Heureka
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

3
nights
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Attractions like Moomin World and Turku Cathedral make great kid-friendly stops. When in Naantali, make a side trip to see Bellevue Beach in Hanko, approximately Hanko away. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, cool off at JukuPark Turku is open 1 of September?, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Naantali itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Naantali takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Naantali are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Turku, Bellevue Beach
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Bellevue Beach ©
Bellevue Beach
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Bring the kids along to Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Yyteri Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Tampere side-trips: Ahtari Zoo (in Ahtari), Juselius Mausoleum (in Pori) and Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip builder site.

You can drive from Naantali to Tampere in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Harma.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Pori, Ahtari Zoo, Ahvenisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahtari Zoo ©
Ahtari Zoo
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

1
night
Harma

Harma ©
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): find something for the whole family at Powerpark.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Harma trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Harma takes 3.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Harma are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Wed) to allow time for travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Harma

Theme Parks
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Powerpark ©
Powerpark

2
nights
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): get in on the family fun at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, thendon't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, and then stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see Santa Claus Office, revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, thenidentify plant and animal life at Napapiirin Porofarmi, thenget engrossed in the history at Arktikum, and finally engage your brain at Pilke Science Centre.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by car from Harma to Rovaniemi takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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