7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence will appeal to history buffs. Helsinki Cathedral and Temppeliaukio Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, take in the exciting artwork at Okra, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, and visit Katajanokka.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip website.

Riga, Latvia to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Riga in April, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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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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 18th (Thu): stroll through Rauhaniemi Beach, thenkick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then view the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga. Keep things going the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Laukko Manor and then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere route maker website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can take a train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor

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night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

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Getting from Tampere to Vaasa by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. April in Vaasa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Village, take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then look for gifts at Your Piece Of Finland.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Vaasa to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vaasa in April, expect nights in Rovaniemi to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Wildlife Outdoors
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Your Piece Of Finland ©
Your Piece Of Finland

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