7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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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 9th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Archipelago Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Ett Hem Museum, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku day trip tool.

Bucharest, Romania to Turku is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bucharest in September, expect Turku to be a bit cooler, temps between 18°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Theme Parks · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and make a trip to Senate Square.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online travel planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

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Finland travel guide

Architectural Buildings · Landmarks · Castles
Land of a Thousand Lakes
Combining vast Nordic wilderness with bustling hip cities, Finland offers something to delight and surprise all its visitors. Generally speaking, the northern region is populated by unspoiled pine forests, glistening blue lakes, and a plethora of interesting wildlife, while the south is home to the nation's thoroughly modern urban centers. Although Finland holds the title of most sparsely populated county in the European Union, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs in cities like Helsinki, Espoo, and Tampere are often packed with fun-loving Finns. Do bring your dancing shoes, but don't forget your hiking boots either--you'll want to make use of the country's 37 national parks, spread throughout this "Land of a Thousand Lakes."