7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): stroll around Duck Park (Sorsapuisto), look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere road trip planning website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Tampere is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Tampere is minus 2 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in July: high temperatures in Tampere hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Theme Parks Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Duck Park (Sorsapuisto) ©
Duck Park (Sorsapuisto)

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site, and then have some family-friendly fun at Makeitout.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Vaasa route tool.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Vaasa takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Visit Temppeliaukio Church and Kamppi Chapel of Silence for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Paavolan Tammi (in Lohjan Island) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online tour builder.

You can fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Paavolan Tammi, Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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