7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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7 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + train:  7​h
1
Tampere
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
3
Levi
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  3​h
4
Saariselka
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere trip builder tool .

Manchester, UK to Tampere is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Tampere is 2 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Manchester in February: high temperatures in Tampere hover around -1°C and lows are around -7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral

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 20th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Tampere to Turku by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In February in Turku, expect temperatures between 0°C during the day and -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Levi.

Things to do in Turku

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum ©
Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
On the 21st (Thu), stop by Elan Ski Shop & Rental, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, and then explore and take pictures at Ice Karting Levi.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Turku to Levi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Turku in February, expect Levi to be slightly colder, temps between -5°C and -12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Saariselka.

Things to do in Levi

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Tours
Find places to stay Feb 20 — 21:
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Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental
Ice Karting Levi ©
Ice Karting Levi

1
night
Saariselka

Saariselka ©
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): look for gifts at Shamaan Design - Lappi Shop, then stop by Hippupuoti Gift Shop, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally see the interesting displays at Gold Prospector Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Saariselka trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Levi to Saariselka takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -6°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Saariselka

#Wildlife, #Outdoors, #Tours

Side Trip

Gold Prospector Museum
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Gold Prospector Museum ©
Gold Prospector Museum
Hippupuoti Gift Shop ©
Hippupuoti Gift Shop

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, and finally shop like a local with Hakaniemi Market. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, then take a stroll through Katajanokka, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Helsinki tour itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Saariselka to Helsinki by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Saariselka in February, with highs in Helsinki at 0°C and lows at -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Spas
Find places to stay Feb 22 — 24:
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Rock Church ©
Rock Church

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