6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  30 h
1
Kimito Island
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Sydney

1
day
Kimito Island

Kimito Island ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Archipelago National Park.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Kimito Island driving holiday planning app.

Sydney, Australia to Kimito Island is an approximately 28- hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Sydney to Kimito Island due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in September: high temperatures in Kimito Island hover around 19°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Kimito Island

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Archipelago National Park ©
Archipelago National Park

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Kimito Island to Turku takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Turku are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

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Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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