4 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

4 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Dusseldorf
Fly + Train:  6 h 30 min
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Dusseldorf

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum and then see the sky in a new way at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

Plan my day in Tampere using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Tampere is an approximately 7- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Dusseldorf in September, with highs in Tampere at 17°C and lows at 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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.
On the 22nd (Sun), make a trip to Market Square Kauppatori, make a trip to Senate Square, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 23:
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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