18 days in Finland Itinerary

18 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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 in touch with nature at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and Kurjenrahka National Park. Attractions like Turku Castle and Moomin World make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku journey tool.

Muscat, Oman to Turku is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Muscat to Turku, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Muscat in July, things will get much colder in Turku: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Museums

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 10th (Tue): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pori trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

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

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari online vacation planner.

Getting from Pori to Mustasaari by car takes about 3 hours. July in Mustasaari sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Tampere.

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

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Killinkoski Church. Escape the urban bustle at Rauhaniemi Beach and Marttinen. There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko, and enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tampere online road trip planner.

Drive from Mustasaari to Tampere in 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Virrat
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Marttinen ©
Marttinen

7
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 in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Pack the 18th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, stroll through Aurinkolahti Beach, and visit Ullanlinna.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Tampere to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 23rd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral