5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Train:  7 h 15 min
1
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
End: London

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 4th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip maker site.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Tampere is 2 hours. Traveling from London in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Tampere, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 6th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, thentake an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki journey website.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Room Escape Games

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