7 days in Turku, Vaasa & Tampere Itinerary

7 days in Turku, Vaasa & Tampere Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Aracaju
Fly:  28 h
1
Turku
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Tampere
— 2 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Aracaju

1
day
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get lost in a book at Turku City Library, explore the galleries of Turku Castle, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Turku road trip planning site.

Aracaju, Brazil to Turku is an approximately 27- hour flight. Traveling from Aracaju to Turku, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Aracaju in September; daily highs in Turku reach 18°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Tikanoja Art Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Hietasaaren uimaranta, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kasarmintori ja ortodoksinen kirkko.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Vaasa trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Turku to Vaasa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

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Tikanoja Art Museum ©
Tikanoja Art Museum
Kasarmintori ja ortodoksinen kirkko ©
Kasarmintori ja ortodoksinen kirkko
Hietasaaren uimaranta ©
Hietasaaren uimaranta

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, then take in panoramic vistas at Nasinneula Tower, and finally stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere vacation maker.

You can take a train from Vaasa to Tampere in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in September, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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