8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
Visit Rock Church and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum for their historical value. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Helsinki tour itinerary maker website .

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in June: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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 14th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Villa Mairea.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Pori road trip app .

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 16th (Sun), get great views at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vaasa day trip planning tool .

Drive from Pori to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Vaasa are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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