7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly + Train:  7 h
1
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Manchester

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Tampere online route planner.

Manchester, UK to Tampere is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Manchester to Tampere. In August, daytime highs in Tampere are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 15th (Wed), get your game on at Moomin World, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thenget lost in a book at Turku City Library, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Turku vacation planner.

You can 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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku City Library ©
Turku City Library

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Hakaniemi Market. Kids will appreciate attractions like Room Escape Games and Korkeasaari Zoo. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Cathedral of Porvoo & Porvoo Old Town). Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's more to do: walk around Sibelius Monument and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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