5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate the long history of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally stop by Ullanlinna. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach

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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): relax and rejuvenate at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Turku trip maker tool.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: 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
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. On the 23rd (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), thendon't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pori online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Pori sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pori

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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village.

For photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rovaniemi tour builder tool.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Pori to Rovaniemi in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Pori, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Rovaniemi, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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