7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Nuuksio National Park.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki road trip planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

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Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Turku tour planning website.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Turku sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

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You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. August in Pori sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Vaasa trip maker app.

Drive from Pori to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Vaasa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

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

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night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Tampere day trip planning tool.

Getting from Vaasa to Tampere by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Finlayson Church ©
Finlayson Church

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