6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
2
Tampere
— 1 night

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. Museum-lovers will appreciate Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Kansallisgalleria. Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, and kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To find out how to plan a trip to Helsinki, use our trip itinerary maker.

Istanbul, Turkey to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Istanbul in December: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 25th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Aleksanterin Kirkko and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To see where to stay and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Helsinki in December; daily highs in Tampere reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Aleksanterin Kirkko ©
Aleksanterin Kirkko

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