8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Savonlinna
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 2 nights

2
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 12th (Wed): admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): examine the collection at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, appreciate the history behind Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, thenexamine the collection at Savonlinna Provincial Museum, thenstep into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Savonlinna trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Helsinki to Savonlinna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. June in Savonlinna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church
Pikkukirkko ©
Pikkukirkko

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 16th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of The Old Town Hall Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, thenstroll through Yyteri Beach, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko). On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, thenlook for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, thenenjoy the sea views from Kylmapihlaja Lighthouse Island, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum.

To see where to stay and other tourist information, read our Pori trip planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Pori takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Rauma
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Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
The Church of the Holy Cross ©
The Church of the Holy Cross

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally don't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and then wander the streets of Naantali Old Town.

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

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town

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