8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Tampere
— 2 nights

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Museum-lovers will get to explore Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Galleria Lapinlahti. Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, take a stroll through Ullanlinna, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki journey planning app.

Jyvaskyla to Helsinki is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
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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 14th (Fri): explore the landscape on two wheels at Bike Rental - by Carfield, thenwork off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally make a trip to Naantali Old Town. On your second day here, shop like a local with Photographic Centre Peri, thenbrowse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Naantali Old Town
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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nights
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 (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Haihara Art Centre, view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor, thentake in the exciting artwork at Galleria Ronga, thenlook for gifts at Tallipihan Suklaapuoti, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta. On the next day, explore the striking landscape of Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere travel planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Laukko Manor, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Laukko Manor ©
Laukko Manor
Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga

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