8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Inari
— 1 day

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, thenadmire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planning website.

Belleville, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Belleville to Helsinki, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from Belleville in June: highs in Helsinki hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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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 12th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, thendon't miss a visit to Archangel Michael's church, and finally wander the streets of Naantali Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, thenexamine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Turku trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Inari.

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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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. On the 14th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Inari road trip website.

You can fly from Turku to Inari in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Turku in June, expect nights in Inari to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Outdoors Wildlife
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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