8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Loimaa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Rauma
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

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.
Pack the 16th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For ratings and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Loimaa.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

1
night
Loimaa

Loimaa ©
On the 17th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo, thenpause for some photo ops at Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park, and then see the interesting displays at The Finnish Museum of Agriculture.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Loimaa road trip website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Loimaa takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rauma.

Things to do in Loimaa

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo
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The Finnish Museum of Agriculture ©
The Finnish Museum of Agriculture
Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo ©
Suomen Hevosurheilumuseo
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park ©
Alpo Jaakola Statuary Park

1
night
Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. On the 18th (Thu), learn about all things military at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum, visit a coastal fixture at Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, thenget engrossed in the history at The Old Town Hall Museum, thenlook for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Rauma trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Loimaa to Rauma takes 1.5 hours. In July in Rauma, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum ©
Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum
Ruokapuoti Lumo ©
Ruokapuoti Lumo

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 19th (Fri): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thensee the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Tampere trip builder app.

Getting from Rauma to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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