8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Dallas
+2
Tram + Foot + Fly:  17 h
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Rovaniemi
— 1 night
Fly:  22 h 45 min
End: Dallas

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.
Family-friendly places like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Hietaranta Beach will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rock Church, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki attractions planner.

Dallas, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Dallas to Helsinki, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Dallas in June: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 65°F and lows are around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 27th (Wed), gain insight at Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and then enjoy some diversion at Moomin World.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Turku sightseeing planner .

Getting from Helsinki to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in Turku, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Lordi's Square and then take an exotic tour of a safari tour.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rovaniemi trip planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Turku to Rovaniemi in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in June, and nighttime lows around 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Theme Parks Outdoors Tours
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Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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