8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland tour itinerary planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
3
Turku
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

3
nights
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.
Attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Helsinki to go to Vantaa and see Heureka, which is approximately 32 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki journey planner.

Pune, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum and then try out the rides at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, stroll through Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then steep yourself in history at Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 21st (Wed), find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, then get your game on at Moomin World, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Turku online vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

Similar plans

12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 30 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ESTONIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 32 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GREECE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM CANADA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 11 days in Finland BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GREECE August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, culture, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans