7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  16​h
1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Toronto

1
night
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 22nd (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Vepsa Island, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and then make a trip to Naantali Old Town. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Turku day trip website .

Toronto, Canada to Turku is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Toronto in July, with highs in Turku at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): stroll through Herrainpaivat Beach, then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and then view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Pori trip planner .

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

3
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.
Popular historic sites such as Rock Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Helsinki Cathedral and The Esplanadi Park. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner .

Drive from Pori to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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