5 days in Turku & Pietarsaari Itinerary

5 days in Turku & Pietarsaari Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Pietarsaari
— 2 nights
3
Pietarsaari
— 1 night

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 17th (Tue), get lost in a book at Turku City Library, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, thensee the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Turku trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Turku. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Pietarsaari.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle

2
nights
Pietarsaari

Pietarsaari ©
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Finnish Museum of Agriculture, thenappreciate the history behind Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park, and then explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Pietarsaari day trip planning website.

You can drive from Turku to Pietarsaari in an hour. In December, daytime highs in Pietarsaari are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Pietarsaari.

Things to do in Pietarsaari

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Koylio, Loimaa, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture ©
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park ©
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park

1
night
Pietarsaari

Pietarsaari ©
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pietarsaari trip builder app.

You will leave for home on the 21st (Sat).

Things to do in Pietarsaari

Museums

Side Trip

Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo
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Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo ©
Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo

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