5 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive

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Helsinki

— 3 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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Helsinki is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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Turku

— 1 night
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 14th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then hike along Bike Rental - by Carfield.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Turku route builder tool.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Trails · Parks
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