8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 2 nights
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Step off the beaten path and head to Turku Castle and Old Rauma. Get some cultural insight at Turku Cathedral and Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, take a stroll through Naantali Old Town, hike along Bike Rental - by Carfield, and browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli.

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Flint, USA to Turku is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Flint to Turku. Traveling from Flint in June, things will get a bit cooler in Turku: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Naantali Old Town, Old Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Museumship Pommern, thenlearn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally step off the mainland to explore Kobba Klintar.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Mariehamn trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Turku to Mariehamn by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In June, daytime highs in Mariehamn are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Kastelholm Castle
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Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, thenget engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenhunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip planner.

Getting from Mariehamn to Helsinki by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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