5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  20 h 45 min
1
Turku
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Kansas City

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hours
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 10th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Turku online sightseeing planner.

Kansas City, USA to Turku is an approximately 24- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 8 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kansas City in September, with highs in Turku at 60°F and lows at 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea, and then take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Pori trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September in Pori, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Rosenlew Museum ©
Rosenlew Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, contemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park and then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki driving holiday site.

You can drive from Pori to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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