7 days in Helsinki & Tampere Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Tampere Itinerary

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Start: Jerusalem
Fly:  8 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  16 h
End: Jerusalem

4
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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kamppi Chapel of Silence for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Temppeliaukio Church and Pohjolan toimitalo. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Sibelius Hall in Lahti, about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, pick up some local products at Hietalahti Market, and get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market Hall.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki vacation planner.

Jerusalem, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8-hour flight. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Jerusalem in August: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Flamingo Entertainment Center, Sibelius Hall
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
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 26th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, thenhave some family-friendly fun at HopLop, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere online attractions planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Tampere are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
HopLop ©
HopLop

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