7 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland trip planner

©
Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

Start: Milan
Fly + Train:  7 h 30 min
1
Tampere
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Milan

4
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You'll get in some beach time at Yyteri Beach and Riihiniemen Uimaranta. Step out of the city life by going to Hatanpaa Arboretum and Evo Hiking Area. Change things up with these side-trips from Tampere: Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi) and Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Kalevan Church and take in the pleasant sights at Finlayson Area.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary maker website.

Milan, Italy to Tampere is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Tampere is 1 hour. In August, Tampere is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Yyteri Beach, Evo Hiking Area, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, wander the streets of Katajanokka, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). On your second day here, explore the striking landscape of Nuuksio National Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip site.

Drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

Similar Plans

8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, kids, beaches, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: June, kids, beaches, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, extra fast, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra fast 9 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM URUGUAY August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Helsinki & Rovaniemi BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE June, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM FRANCE June, kids, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: June, kids, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Helsinki, Saariselka & Kuusamo BY A USER FROM INDIA September, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: September, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 9 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM ITALY October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Helsinki BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Helsinki & Porvoo BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans