6 days in Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Lakeland & Helsinki Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki, Train to Tampere
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Tampere
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Tampere

— 1 night

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 26th (Sun), head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip planner.

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Tampere is 2 hours. Traveling from London in August, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Tampere. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Aurinkolahti Beach. Pack the 28th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki route maker app.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Nature · Outdoors

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