8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  20 h
End: Mumbai

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): browse the range of quality goods at Stockmann Department Store. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, stop by Artisaani, hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, then stop by Liopro Finland - Handmade Souvenir, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Hakaniemi Market.

To find more things to do and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip tool.

Mumbai, India to Helsinki is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. In January, Helsinki is cooler than Mumbai - with highs of -3°C and lows of -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 8th (Tue), stop by Ideapark, catch a live performance at Tampere Hall, enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, then see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Tampere travel route planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. January in Tampere sees daily highs of -5°C and lows of -12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Ideapark, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Ideapark ©
Ideapark

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 10th (Thu): hike along The Archipelago Trail, see the interesting displays at Waino Aaltonen Museum of Art, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then get a new perspective on nature at Turku Biological Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, see the interesting displays at Louhisaari Manor, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kurjenrahka National Park.

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

Take a train from Tampere to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in Turku are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Louhisaari Manor, Kurjenrahka National Park, Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

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