6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Kurjenrahka National Park, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then hike along The Archipelago Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then attend a concert at Sibeliusmuseum, then examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku trip planning website.

Doha, Qatar to Turku is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Turku. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Doha in August; daily highs in Turku reach 23°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Parks · Trails · Historic Sites

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Sibeliusmuseum ©
Sibeliusmuseum
The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere driving holiday planner.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Tampere, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Mediamuseo Rupriikki ©
Mediamuseo Rupriikki
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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 17th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then take an in-depth tour of The National Museum of Finland, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planning website.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna
The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland

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