17 days in Finland Itinerary

17 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 3 nights
3
Pori
— 2 nights
4
Mustasaari
— 1 night
5
Saariselka
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 6 nights

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Vanha Kirkko. Get in touch with nature at Rauhaniemi Beach and FUN53 Charter. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Aleksanterin Kirkko, and stroll through Suolijarvi Beach.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip planner.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Tampere due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Get a sense of the local culture at Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Step out of the city life by going to Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Kurjenrahka National Park. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, and get lost in a book at Turku City Library.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Moomin World, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori road trip app.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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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 1st (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari tour planner.

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Mustasaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

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

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Outdoor pursuits--ranging from cross-country skiing and snowmobiling to reindeer safaris and chasing Northern Lights--draw the largest number of tourists to Saariselka.
To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Saariselka trip itinerary website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Mustasaari to Saariselka. In August, daily temperatures in Saariselka can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

Winter Sports Parks Trails

Side Trip

Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel
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Urho Kekkonen National Park ©
Urho Kekkonen National Park
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel ©
Saariselka S:t Paulus Chapel

6
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate The National Museum of Finland and Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo). Pack the 7th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Aurinkolahti Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip maker tool.

Fly from Saariselka to Helsinki in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Saariselka in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Helsinki: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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