8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kotka
— 1 day
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
day
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 13th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Mansikkalahti, take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, thenwalk around Riverside Park, thensee the interesting displays at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Nicholas Orthodox Church.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Kotka online road trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Kotka is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Kotka is minus 3.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in April, things will get colder in Kotka: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church ©
St. Nicholas Orthodox Church

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 14th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenexplore the galleries of Turku Castle, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Vepsa Island, admire the striking features of St Henry's Ecumenical Art Chappel, and then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku attractions app.

Getting from Kotka to Turku by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Wildlife Beaches

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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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 (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Ronga.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Tampere online visit planner.

You can drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), visit Katajanokka, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: visit Ullanlinna, deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at Okra, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Forsblom.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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