8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul
Fly + Train:  8 h
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Levi
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h
End: Istanbul

1
night
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 16th (Sat): examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Tampere vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Istanbul, Turkey to Tampere is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Tampere due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Istanbul, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Tampere, ranging from highs of 3°C to lows of -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Levi.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Laukko Manor
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor

2
nights
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): experience rural life at Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm and then get all the equipment you need at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Levi vacation planner.

You can fly from Tampere to Levi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Tampere in March, things will get little chillier in Levi: highs are around 0°C and lows about -10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Adventure Parks

Side Trip

Ounaskievari Reindeer Farm
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 20th (Wed), stroll through Vepsa Island, thenexplore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Turku online travel route builder.

You can fly from Levi to Turku in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Levi in March, expect Turku to be a bit warmer, temps between 3°C and -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Nature Wildlife Beaches
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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

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.
Appreciate the collections at Kansallisgalleria and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Popular historic sites such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Temppeliaukio Church are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: visit Katajanokka, look for gifts at Okra, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo).

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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