6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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6 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  16 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  16 h
End: Newark

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo--about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: browse the collection at Oodi Central Library, make a trip to SkyWheel Helsinki, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To find maps, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

Newark, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Newark to Helsinki, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, Helsinki is slightly colder than Newark - with highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Porvoo Old Town, Sarkanniemi Theme Park
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

1
night
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 15th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Turku Castle and then gain insight at Turku Cathedral.

To find more things to do, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Turku online itinerary planner .

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 52°F. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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