8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
4
Seinajoki
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 2 nights

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park and then trek along The Archipelago Trail. On the 31st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, explore the galleries of Sibeliusmuseum, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Turku travel planner.

Paris, France to Turku is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Turku is 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in July, expect Turku to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, then get engrossed in the history at Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pori trip maker tool.

Getting from Turku to Pori by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, then examine the collection at Terranova, then kick back and relax at Hietasaaren uimaranta, and finally examine the collection at Stundars Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Vaasa route planning tool.

Getting from Pori to Vaasa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Seinajoki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Stundars Museum
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Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum
Hietasaaren uimaranta ©
Hietasaaren uimaranta
Stundars Museum ©
Stundars Museum

1
night
Seinajoki

Seinajoki ©
Seinäjoki is a city located in Southern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): get lost in a book at Seinajoki Library, make a trip to Aalto Center of Seinajoki, and then have some family-friendly fun at Duudsonit Activity Park.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Seinajoki route planning app.

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Seinajoki takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Seinajoki are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Seinajoki

Fun & Games
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Duudsonit Activity Park ©
Duudsonit Activity Park
Aalto Center of Seinajoki ©
Aalto Center of Seinajoki
Seinajoki Library ©
Seinajoki Library

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach and then examine the collection at Moomin Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Tampere trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by train from Seinajoki to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Moomin Museum ©
Moomin Museum
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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