8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  20​h
1
Vaasa
— Few hours
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Naantali
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Washington DC

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Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Vaasa online sightseeing planner .

Washington DC, USA to Vaasa is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Washington DC to Vaasa. Traveling from Washington DC in June, things will get much colder in Vaasa: highs are around 62°F and lows about 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then stroll through Yyteri Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Pori tour planner .

Traveling by car from Vaasa to Pori takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 63°F in June, and nighttime lows around 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Naantali.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

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night
Naantali

Naantali ©
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. On the 24th (Wed), gear up at Bike Rental - by Carfield, enjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, then wander the streets of Naantali Old Town, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Naantali online sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Pori to Naantali in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In June in Naantali, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 47°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Naantali

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Turku
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Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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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.
Bring the kids along to Linnanmaki Amusement Park and Korkeasaari Zoo. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take a stroll through Katajanokka, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by car from Naantali to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 65°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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