6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  30​h
1
Tampere
— 1 day
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Sydney

1
day
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip builder site .

Sydney, Australia to Tampere is an approximately 30-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Tampere is minus 8 hours. In May, Tampere is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga

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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Rock Church and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) will appeal to history buffs. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 46 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, look for gifts at Artisaani, and don't miss a visit to Market Square Kauppatori.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planner .

Getting from Tampere to Helsinki by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. May in Helsinki sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

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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