6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  19​h
1
Vaasa
— 1 day
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Newark

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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Newark, USA to Vaasa is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Newark in August: high temperatures in Vaasa hover around 67°F and lows are around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Pori trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Pori, expect temperatures between 67°F during the day and 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Pori

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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

3
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.
On the 16th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then wander the streets of Katajanokka, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally take a stroll through Ullanlinna. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Pori to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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