8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
4
Vantaa
— 1 night

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 8th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum and then get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Tampere online sightseeing planner.

Verona, Italy to Tampere is an approximately 9-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Verona to Tampere is 1 hour. Traveling from Verona in August, things will get slightly colder in Tampere: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenget engrossed in the history at Turku Castle, and finally walk around Kupittaa Park. On the next day, take a spin around town with Bike Rental - by Carfield, thenvisit Naantali Old Town, thentrek along The Archipelago Trail, and finally don't miss a visit to Kultaranta Garden.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Turku trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Naantali
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The Archipelago Trail ©
The Archipelago Trail
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

3
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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

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Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Vantaa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Vantaa

Vantaa ©
Though technically its own city, Vantaa is considered by many to be a Helsinki suburb, and it is where most visitors land when they fly to Finland.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto and then get curious at Heureka.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vantaa journey maker site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Vantaa in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Vantaa can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vantaa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Heureka ©
Heureka

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