7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
4
Inari
— 1 day
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Turku trip website.

Berlin, Germany to Turku is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea, thenkick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

Make your Pori itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea

1
day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, thenexplore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

Discover how to plan a Savonlinna trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Getting from Pori to Savonlinna by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum ©
Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

1
day
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 5th (Fri): get a taste of life in the country at Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus, thensee the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then hike along Juutua Nature Trail.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Inari route planner.

You can fly from Savonlinna to Inari in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Savonlinna in October: high temperatures in Inari hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Outdoors Parks
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus ©
Reindeer Farm Petri Mattus

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 6th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and then get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland.

Discover how to plan a Helsinki trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Inari to Helsinki in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in October, expect Helsinki to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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