3 days in Finland Itinerary

3 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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.
On the 12th (Fri), work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku trip maker app.

Helsinki to Turku is an approximately 2- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car 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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, 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 traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planning tool.

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

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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