4 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Turku
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Helsinki
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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.
On the 25th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Design Museum.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Albania, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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Design Museum ©
Art Museum
Design Museum
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip planner.

You can take a train from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Beaches
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Highlights from your trip
Turku Castle ©
Must see
Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Senate Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Porvoo, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Aurlahti Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, then take a stroll through Katajanokka, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

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Take a train from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
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