6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Tallinn
ferry:  1​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
2
Porvoo
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Tampere
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
4
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Espoo
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
6
Helsinki
— 1 night
Drive:  36​h
End: Lyon

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Toolo Bay (Toolonlahti), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kallio Church, and then head off the coast to Pihlajasaari Recreational Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Helsinki day trip planning app .

Tallinn, Estonia to Helsinki is an approximately 2-hour ferry ride. You can also fly. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Pihlajasaari Recreational Park ©
Pihlajasaari Recreational Park
Kallio Church ©
Kallio Church
Toolo Bay (Toolonlahti) ©
Toolo Bay (Toolonlahti)

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Porvoo

Porvoo
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Porvoo, and then steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Porvoo sightseeing planner.

Getting from Turku to Porvoo by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Parks Outdoors Museums
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Tampere

Tampere
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip planner .

Traveling by train from Helsinki to Tampere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): stroll through The Archipelago Trail and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kupittaa Park.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Turku attractions planning tool .

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Espoo.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Trails
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Archangel Michael's church ©
Archangel Michael's church
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Hvittrask and then pause for some serene contemplation at Kirkkonummen kirkko.

Make your Espoo itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Turku to Espoo in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Espoo sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Helsinki.

Things to do in Espoo

Wildlife Parks Museums

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Kirkkonummi
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Hvittrask ©
Hvittrask
Kirkkonummen kirkko ©
Kirkkonummen kirkko

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©
For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Helsinki is very close to Espoo. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums
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