6 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki Region & Turku Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip itinerary builder

Make it your trip
Fly
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive

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Helsinki

— 4 nights

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Helsinki attractions planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Helsinki is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
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Turku

— 1 night
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 15th (Sun): let little ones run wild at Adventure Park, then get engrossed in the history at Ett Hem Museum, and then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku journey builder website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In August in Turku, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Fun & Games · Parks · Historic Sites
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