6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  22 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h
2
Korpo
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Rauma
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
4
Tampere
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h
5
Hameenlinna
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  27 h
End: Sydney

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki route planner.

Sydney, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Korpo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Korpo

Korpo ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): make a trip to Korpo Weather Radar and then head off the coast to Jurmo Island.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Korpo holiday maker app.

Drive from Helsinki to Korpo in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rauma.

Things to do in Korpo

Parks Nature
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Jurmo Island ©
Jurmo Island

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Rauma

Rauma
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Burial Site of Sammallahdenmaki.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rauma trip planner.

You can drive from Korpo to Rauma in 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Rauma can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites
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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower and then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Tampere road trip site.

You can drive from Rauma to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Tampere, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Cross Church.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Hameenlinna trip maker website.

Traveling by bus from Tampere to Hameenlinna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Holy Cross Church
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Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Holy Cross Church ©
Holy Cross Church

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