16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Tampere
— 3 nights
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Pori
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Kotka
— 3 nights
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Helsinki
— 3 nights

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Vapriikin Museokeskus and Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Pack the 18th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. The adventure continues: take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower, kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip itinerary website.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Tampere due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Tampere, with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 20th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), then stroll around Kirjurinluoto, and then kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Pori day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Pori takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Pori are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6
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World heritage site
Old Rauma
4.5

2
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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.
On the 22nd (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then stay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally browse the collection at Turku City Library. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then let little ones run wild at Adventure Park, and finally get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Turku route planning app.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in June, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Spas
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Castle
Turku Castle
4.5

1
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 24th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, then see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, then get all the information you need at Riihisaari, and finally step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Savonlinna online holiday planner.

You can drive from Turku to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or fly. In June in Savonlinna, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Savonlinna Provincial Museum
4.4

3
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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. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sapokka Water Garden and Haapasaari Island. Take a break from Kotka with a short trip to Stromforsin Ruukki in Ruotsinpyhtaa, about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Lehman, appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santalahti Nature Trail.

To find out how to plan a trip to Kotka, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Savonlinna to Kotka by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Kotka are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Hiking Trail
Santalahti Nature Trail
5.0
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Beach
Lehman
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Porvoo Old Town. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Cathedral of Porvoo in Porvoo, approximately Porvoo away. Pack the 1st (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: walk around Sibelius Monument, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Shopping · Parks · Fun & Games

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Architectural Building
Cathedral of Porvoo
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