7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kotka
— 1 day
2
Tampere
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 1 night
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, wander the streets of Linden Esplanade, thenstroll around Riverside Park, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Lehman.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Kotka vacation maker website.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Kotka is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. In April, Kotka is colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Lehman ©
Lehman
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 22nd (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach and then kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Tampere in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April in Tampere, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 23rd (Tue), buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Turku itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): stop by Akaslompolo Sportshop, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Akaslompolo by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Turku in April: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris
Akaslompolo Sportshop ©
Akaslompolo Sportshop

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): take a stroll through Ullanlinna, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, wander the streets of Katajanokka, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Artisaani, thenview the masterpieces at Galleria Lapinlahti, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

You can fly from Akaslompolo to Helsinki in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Akaslompolo in April: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka

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