6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Yekaterinburg
Fly:  10 h
1
Joensuu
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  6 h 45 min
End: Yekaterinburg

1
night
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Joensuu Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Honkaniemi Beach, then don't miss a visit to Sculpture Susi Kosiomatkalla, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Utra Beach, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko.

To find reviews and other tourist information, read Joensuu holiday planner.

Yekaterinburg, Russia to Joensuu is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yekaterinburg to Joensuu is minus 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Joensuu are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Joensuu

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko ©
Pyhan Nikolaoksen kirkko
Joensuu Church ©
Joensuu Church
Sculpture Susi Kosiomatkalla
Sculpture Susi Kosiomatkalla

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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 10th (Wed), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Central Finland, get engrossed in the history at Toivolan Vanha Piha, then see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and finally learn about all things military at Finnish Air Force Museum.

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Traveling by car from Joensuu to Jyvaskyla takes 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Jyvaskyla are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
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Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Finnish Air Force Museum ©
Finnish Air Force Museum
Natural History Museum of Central Finland ©
Natural History Museum of Central Finland

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): soothe aching muscles at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, then take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip maker site.

You can drive from Jyvaskyla to Turku in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel ©
St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel

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 12th (Fri): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, visit Katajanokka, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Laajalahti Nature Reserve.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Laajalahti Nature Reserve
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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