5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 1 night
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Tampere
— 1 night

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Helsinki

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning site.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ljubljana to Helsinki. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Ljubljana in August: highs in Helsinki hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Turku

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 14th (Tue): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Turku online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games

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Castle
Turku Castle
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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Tampere

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 15th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Turku to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
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