6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland vacation planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 1 day
2
Tampere
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 2 nights

1
day
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 5th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thenstop by Katajanokka, thencontemplate the long history of Sederholm House (Sederholmin Talo), and finally take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki route planner.

Pittsburgh, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 7 hours. Traveling from Pittsburgh in February, you will find days in Helsinki are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

1
night
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 6th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip builder.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Helsinki in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Tampere, with lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Feb 5 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

2
nights
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 7th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, thenkick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Archangel Michael's church, and finally get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

Plan my Turku trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Turku are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Find places to stay Feb 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

Similar Plans

8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: December, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SPAIN December, kids, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: December, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: March, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM QATAR December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: December, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN December, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA December, kids, relaxing, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: December, kids, relaxing, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY December, kids, outdoors, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, kids, outdoors, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN April, relaxing, beaches, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, relaxing, beaches Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ITALY January, popular sights Preferences: January Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans