8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Boston
Fly:  19​h 45​min
1
Akaslompolo
— 2 nights
+2
shuttle + foot + Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Tampere
— 1 day
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Boston

2
nights
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Get outdoors at Levi Ski Resort and Yllas Ski Resort. Go for a jaunt from Akaslompolo to Muonio to see Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park about 56 minutes away.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Akaslompolo trip itinerary maker .

Boston, USA to Akaslompolo is an approximately 20-hour flight. Traveling from Boston to Akaslompolo, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Boston in November: high temperatures in Akaslompolo hover around 26°F and lows are around 15°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Yllas Ski Resort, Levi Ski Resort, Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park ©
Pallas-Yllastunturi National Park
Safaris

1
day
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 5th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tampere day trip app .

Getting from Akaslompolo to Tampere by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Akaslompolo in November: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 37°F and lows are around 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing ©
Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing
Spas & Wellness

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rock Church and Katajanokka. Popular historic sites such as Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are in your itinerary. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), wander the streets of Ullanlinna, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and make a trip to The Esplanadi Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner .

You can take a train from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. November in Helsinki sees daily highs of 40°F and lows of 32°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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