8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Turku is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, gain insight at Turku Cathedral, and browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary planning site .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Turku is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect nights in Turku to be cooler, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Naantali
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Pack the 23rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki online road trip planner .

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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