7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Inari
— 1 day
4
Levi
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 1 night
6
Turku
— 1 night

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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 3rd (Fri), visit Katajanokka, thenshop like a local with Hakaniemi Market, thenadmire the masterpieces at Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, and finally explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): wander the streets of Ullanlinna, stop by Okra, thenexplore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thenview the masterpieces at ARTag Gallery, and finally view the masterpieces at Galerie Forsblom.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): savor the flavors at Savonlinna Market Square, step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, make a trip to Pikkukirkko, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna road trip planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Savonlinna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Savonlinna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): wander the wide-open spaces of Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Inari trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Savonlinna to Inari in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Savonlinna in May; daily highs in Inari reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Levi online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Levi takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Levi are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Levi

Parks Outdoors Tours
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, thenexamine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally shop like a local with Galleria Ronga.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere vacation maker website.

You can fly from Levi to Tampere in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Levi in May: highs in Tampere hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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Turku

Turku ©
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 (Thu): stroll through Vepsa Island, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip maker tool.

You can drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Turku

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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