8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Turku
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Rovaniemi
— 2 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Family-friendly places like Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral will thrill your kids. The adventure continues: learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary website.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Helsinki is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Naantali Church, then have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World, then get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island, and finally step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Naantali Church ©
Naantali Church

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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere online sightseeing planner.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 9th (Thu), find something for the whole family at SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus, make a trip to Santa Claus Village, and then see Santa Claus Office.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi trip itinerary site.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Tampere to Rovaniemi in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks · Museums · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:
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SantaPark - the Home Cavern of Santa Claus ©
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Arktikum ©
Arktikum

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