7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  4 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: London

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rovaniemi road trip planning tool.

London, UK to Rovaniemi is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. In August, Rovaniemi is slightly colder than London - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

1
night
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 7th (Tue): look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Rovaniemi to Tampere takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenbrowse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Turku tour itinerary site.

Drive from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Senate Square make great kid-friendly stops. Pack the 10th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

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You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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