7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  20 h
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  28 h
End: Sao Paulo

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentake a stroll through Katajanokka, and finally hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): view the masterpieces at Okra, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thenview the masterpieces at Galerie Anhava, thenview the masterpieces at ARTag Gallery, and finally stroll the grounds of Hietaniemi Cemetery.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Helsinki route maker app.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 5 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in December, with highs in Helsinki at 3°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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 2nd (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip builder site.

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to -3°C, and evening lows to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Ronga, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach and then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

To see photos and other tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in Tampere, expect temperatures between -5°C during the day and -12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor

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