6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vaasa
— 1 day
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 2 nights

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip builder site.

Newark, USA to Vaasa is an approximately 19-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Newark to Vaasa. Traveling from Newark in August, expect Vaasa to be slightly colder, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

2
nights
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 24th (Sat): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. On the next day, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel route planner.

Getting from Vaasa to Helsinki by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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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.
On the 26th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park and then hike along The Archipelago Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then get interesting insight from Bike Rental - by Carfield.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Turku road trip website.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in August, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ett Hem Museum ©
Ett Hem Museum

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