7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly + Train:  30 h
1
Tampere
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Sydney

1
day
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 2nd (Mon): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta.

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Sydney, Australia to Tampere is an approximately 26- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Tampere is minus 8 hours. In September, Tampere is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find photos and more tourist information, refer to the Vaasa trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Vaasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Vaasa can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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 Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Temppeliaukio Church and The Esplanadi Park. When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and wander the streets of Katajanokka.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Helsinki are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

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

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