8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 2 nights
2
Rauma
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Porvoo
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Turku City Library, Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and Turun Kauppahalli. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, hike along The Archipelago Trail, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, and finally get lost in a book at Turku City Library. Here are some ideas for day two: deepen your appreciation for local ecosystems through Bike Rental - by Carfield and then enjoy the sea views from Uto.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku travel route planning site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Turku is an approximately 9.5-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Turku. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can drive to Rauma.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Historic Sites · Trails · Museums
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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Rauma

Rauma ©
Rauma is a town and municipality of ca. On the 16th (Fri), enjoy the sea views from Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, stop by Ruokapuoti Lumo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, then examine the collection at Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at The Ruins of the Church of the Holy Trinity.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rauma trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Turku to Rauma in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. August in Rauma sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Rauma

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross
Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum ©
Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla, and then steep yourself in history at Palace of Junnelius.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori holiday planner.

Getting from Rauma to Pori by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill, make a trip to Porvoo Old Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Porvoo, then stop by Pieni Suklaatehdas, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Porvoo trip maker app.

Getting from Pori to Porvoo by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Nature & Wildlife Tours. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Hakaniemi Market, then visit Katajanokka, and finally learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Johannes Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and finally contemplate the long history of The Aalto House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Porvoo to Helsinki in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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