3 days in Tampere & Turku Itinerary

3 days in Tampere & Turku Itinerary

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Train
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive

S M T W T F S
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1
night
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Keep things going the next day: laugh and play at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Tampere trip planner.

Lappeenranta to Tampere is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 0°C in December, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Religious Site
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
4.4

1
night
Turku

Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 15th (Sat), browse the collection at Turku City Library, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Turku online itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December in Turku, expect temperatures between 1°C during the day and -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Turku Castle ©
Must see
Turku Castle
4.5
Turku Cathedral ©
Must see
Turku Cathedral
4.4

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