3 days in Finland Itinerary

3 days in Finland Itinerary

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3 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
Drive:  2​h
1
Turku
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
End: Helsinki


1
day
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and then step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Turku route planner.

Helsinki to Turku is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Turku are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

2
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.
On the 13th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, then kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

To find reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder website .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Helsinki are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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