5 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki & Turku Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland itinerary planner

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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Turku
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Oodi Central Library as well as Design Museum. On the 25th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Design Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Hungary, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums
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Turku

— 2 nights
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, Turku City Library and Moomin World. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle and then brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre. Keep things going the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World and then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Turku road trip planning app.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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