7 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki, Turku & Tampere Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip itinerary maker

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Turku
— 1 night
Drive
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Linz

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Helsinki

— 3 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of The Aalto House, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Helsinki trip planning website.

Linz, Austria to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Linz to Helsinki is 1 hour. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Tours

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Turku

— 1 night
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
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Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Trails
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Tampere

— 2 nights

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 16th (Fri), stop by Hameenkatu, stroll through Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Shopping
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