9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 4 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma. Visit Kallio Church and Kamppi Chapel of Silence for their historical value. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Porvoo Old Town in Porvoo, about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo, and walk around Sibelius Monument.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip tool.

Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kallio Church ©
Kallio Church
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma ©
Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Turku Castle and Uto. Discover out-of-the-way places like Turku Cathedral and Bengtskar Lighthouse. Go for a jaunt from Turku to Rosala to see Rosala about 2h 15 min away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, stroll through The Archipelago Trail, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and pause for some serene contemplation at Naantali Church.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Turku road trip site.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Rosala, Naantali Church
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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