16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Mustasaari
— 1 night
6
Sotkamo
— 1 night
7
Lahti
— 1 night

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.
Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Shop till you drop at Old Market Hall and Flamingo Entertainment Center. Pack the 19th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and look for gifts at Marimekko.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Helsinki attractions planner.

Dhaka City, Bangladesh to Helsinki is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dhaka City to Helsinki is minus 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
nights
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 21st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vepsa Island. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Turku trip maker website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 23rd (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip builder tool.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 25th (Tue), kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Pori day trip site.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Pori takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Mustasaari travel route planning tool.

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Sotkamo.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Sotkamo

Sotkamo ©
Sotkamo is a municipality of Finland, located in the Kainuu region. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Hiukka and then kick back and relax at Venajanhiekka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Hiidenportti National Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sotkamo trip site.

Drive from Mustasaari to Sotkamo in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. September in Sotkamo sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lahti.

Things to do in Sotkamo

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Venajanhiekka
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Venajanhiekka ©
Venajanhiekka
Hiidenportti National Park ©
Hiidenportti National Park

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 29th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center, thenponder the design of Musical Fountain, and then take a stroll around Sibelius Hall.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lahti trip itinerary planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sotkamo to Lahti. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Musical Fountain
Musical Fountain

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