5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Turku
— 1 night
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Pori
— 1 night
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Rovaniemi
— 1 day

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, then contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Saatytalo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki road trip site.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Helsinki. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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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): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku online road trip planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pori trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 24th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, make a trip to Lordi's Square, see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, then see Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Pori to Rovaniemi takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Pori, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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