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Turku— 2 nights
Official Christmas City of Finland
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.Visiting The Archipelago Trail and Vepsa Island will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Turku Castle and Turku Cathedral. Step out of Turku to go to Poytya and see Kurjenrahka National Park, which is approximately 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, admire the masterpieces at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku driving holiday website .
If you are flying in from Sweden, the closest major airport is Turku Airport. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Turku
Kurjenrahka National Park
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