7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + Drive:  11 h 30 min
1
Mikkeli
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
End: Tel Aviv

1
day
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): look for gifts at Stella, make a trip to Mannerheim Statue, examine the collection at Headquarters Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mikkeli Cathedral, then enjoy breathtaking views from Naisvuori Observation Tower, and finally walk around Naisvuori Hill.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Mikkeli travel planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Mikkeli is an approximately 10.5- hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, things will get cooler in Mikkeli: highs are around 17°C and lows about 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Museums Nature Parks
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Headquarters Museum ©
Headquarters Museum
Naisvuori Observation Tower ©
Naisvuori Observation Tower
Pursialan hiidenkirnu ©
Pursialan hiidenkirnu

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 23rd (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island, stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Tampere travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mikkeli to Tampere in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 24th (Mon), deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and then identify plant and animal life at Vepsa Island. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get lost in a book at Turku City Library, then enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read Turku online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. September in Turku sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then make a trip to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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