5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 1 day

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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 20th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Hietaranta Beach, thenadmire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. On the 21st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Ullanlinna, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to The Esplanadi Park.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki online route maker.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to Helsinki. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Turku Castle, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Turku travel planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): examine the collection at Villa Mairea, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Pori holiday app.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, enjoy some diversion at Santa Claus Office, thensee exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, thenmake a trip to Lordi's Square, and finally get engrossed in the history at Arktikum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rovaniemi tour itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Pori to Rovaniemi in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Pori in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Rovaniemi, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Wildlife Museums Outdoors
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Safaris
Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village

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