22 days in Finland Itinerary

22 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Turku
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Tampere
— 5 nights
Drive
3
Jyvaskyla
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Helsinki
— 10 nights
Fly

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4
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Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Family-friendly places like Naantali Old Town and Turku Cathedral will thrill your kids. Discover out-of-the-way places like Turku Castle and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. Get out of town with these interesting Turku side-trips: Lenholm Conservation Area (in Pargas) and Rauma (Old Rauma & Rauma Water Tower). And it doesn't end there: step aboard Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, take in nature's colorful creations at Kultaranta Garden, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku attractions planning tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Turku is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect nights in Turku to be cooler, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Naantali Old Town ©
Must see
Naantali Old Town
4.3
Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
4.5

5
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kids will enjoy Yyteri Beach and Hatanpaa Arboretum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko and Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Explore Tampere's surroundings by going to Pori (Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, Palace of Junnelius, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Aleksanterin Kirkko, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pohtiolampi.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tampere online day trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to drive to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Yyteri Beach ©
Must see
Yyteri Beach
4.6

2
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 18th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Nokkakivi Amusement Park and then look for gifts at Viherlandia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Old Church of Keuruu, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Keuruu, then admire the striking features of Petajavesi Old Church, and finally take an in-depth tour of Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland).

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Getting from Tampere to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Petajavesi Old Church ©
World heritage site
Petajavesi Old Church
4.4

10
nights
Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Katajanokka. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Kaivopuisto and Hakaniemi Market. Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town & Cathedral of Porvoo) and Heureka (in Vantaa). Pack the 25th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, admire the striking features of The National Library of Finland, stop by Academic Bookstore (Akateeminen Kirjakauppa), and test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki route app.

Drive from Jyvaskyla to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Heureka ©
Science Museum
Heureka
4.3
Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
4.3

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