8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Pori
— 1 night
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Naantali
— 1 night

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Step out of Helsinki to go to Vantaa and see Heureka, which is approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki sightseeing site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In July, daytime highs in Helsinki are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

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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.
On the 23rd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Finlayson Church, then find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, then identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and then find something for the whole family at Ahvenisto.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Tampere travel route planning app.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 25th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, then walk around Kirjurinluoto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pori vacation planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 69°F, while at night they dip to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Naantali.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto

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Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Moomin World.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Naantali trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Pori to Naantali takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Naantali are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Naantali

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 26:
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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