8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 2 nights
3
Lahti
— Few hours
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
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 3rd (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere planner.

Ankara, Turkey to Tampere is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Ankara to Tampere is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Ankara, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Tampere, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

2
nights
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): examine the collection at Villa Mairea, stroll through Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Pori trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Lahti.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach

few
hours
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the activities along Pikku Vesijarvi and then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Lahti day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Lahti takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lahti

Shopping Nature Parks
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Pikku Vesijarvi ©
Pikku Vesijarvi

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Shop till you drop at Old Market Hall and Kamppi Shopping Centre. And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, visit Ullanlinna, kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder website.

Getting from Lahti to Helsinki by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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