5 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Tallinn

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, steep yourself in history at Old Customs House, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Saatytalo.

To see traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online itinerary builder.

Tallinn, Estonia to Helsinki is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 29:

Turku

— 1 night
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 30th (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Trails · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 29 — 30:

Tampere

— 1 night

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tampere visit planning tool.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jul 30 — 31:
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