6 days in Vaasa, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

6 days in Vaasa, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

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Vaasa
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Turku
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Tampere
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Vaasa

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Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vaasa journey planning tool.

Helsinki to Vaasa is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Turku.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

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Turku

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Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 8th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Turku holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Turku takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October in Turku, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Trails · Outdoors
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Castle
Turku Castle
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Get out of town with these interesting Tampere side-trips: Helsinki (Kamppi Chapel of Silence, Temppeliaukio Church, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, boost your wellbeing at Tullin Sauna, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Tampere itinerary planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Spas

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Specialty Museum
Vapriikin Museokeskus
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