7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland sightseeing planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + train:  7​h 15​min
1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Lahti
— 1 night
train:  1​h
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 26th (Wed), take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach, and then snap pictures at Hameensilta.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tampere travel planner .

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Tampere, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from London in December; daily highs in Tampere reach 0°C and lows reach -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Hameensilta ©
Hameensilta

1
night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. On the 27th (Thu), hit the slopes at Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center, get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall, and then see the interesting displays at Lahti Art Museum.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Lahti itinerary planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Lahti in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Lahti can reach -1°C, while at night they dip to -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall

4
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 Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Get outdoors at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. There's much more to do: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, enjoy some friendly competition at Flamingo Entertainment Centre, look for gifts at Marimekko, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route planning app .

Take a train from Lahti to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lahti in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE December, kids, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, kids, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ISRAEL June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM TURKEY July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA November, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PARAGUAY September, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA February, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans