21 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

21 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  11 h
1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 7 nights
Fly:  13 h
End: Bangkok

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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Hakaniemi Market. Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki sightseeing planner.

Bangkok, Thailand to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Bangkok to Helsinki. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Bangkok in July, with highs in Helsinki at 25°C and lows at 15°C. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park
Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) ©
Senate Square ©
Senate Square

6
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
You've now added Kauppakeskus Skanssi to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, explore the world behind art at Turku Art Museum, and have fun at Flowpark Turku.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Mon) before leaving for Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

7
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Keittioelamaa as well as Spy Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Yyteri Beach (in Pori), Hame Castle (in Hameenlinna) and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi). And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Nasinneula Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tampere online travel planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July in Tampere, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Yyteri Beach, Hame Castle, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing

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