7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

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. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): stop by Stella, appreciate the history behind Mannerheim Statue, examine the collection at Headquarters Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Mikkeli Cathedral, then get great views at Naisvuori Observation Tower, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Naisvuori Hill.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Mikkeli online day trip planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Mikkeli is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in September, expect Mikkeli to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Outdoors Museums Nature
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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, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

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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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island. On your second day here, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and finally have fun at Moomin World.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Turku travel itinerary planner .

Take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daytime highs in Turku are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Beaches Parks

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.
On the 26th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki planning website .

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can 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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