4 days in Helsinki Region & Tampere Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki Region & Tampere Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Manchester

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Helsinki

— 2 nights

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Do some cultural sightseeing at Temppeliaukio Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo, Castle Hill, &more) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

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Manchester, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Manchester to Helsinki, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Tampere

— 1 night

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 16th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, then explore the historical opulence of Stone Castle of Pirunvuori, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Pohtiolampi.

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Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 16: