2 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

2 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

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2 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Copenhagen

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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.
To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary builder app .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Copenhagen in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 3°C and lows are around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites
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Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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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 8th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Turku journey builder site .

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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