5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Turku
— 1 day
Drive
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly

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day
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 5th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Turku itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Turku is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Melbourne to Turku due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Melbourne in January, with highs in Turku at -3°C and lows at -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Castle
Turku Castle
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Turku Cathedral ©
Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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2
nights
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 6th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, stop by Katajanokka, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planning app.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Helsinki are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Kansallisgalleria ©
Art Museum
Kansallisgalleria
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