8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
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Vaasa
— 1 day
Drive
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Pori
— 1 night
Drive
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Tampere
— 1 night
Drive
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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Vaasa

Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 13th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Vaasa online trip itinerary builder.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Vaasa is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Vaasa is minus 2 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Dubai in July: high temperatures in Vaasa hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

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1
night
Pori

Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Pori planner.

Drive from Vaasa to Pori in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Beach
Yyteri Beach
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Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 15th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tampere travel route planner.

Getting from Pori to Tampere by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Wildlife Area
Hatanpaa Arboretum
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nights
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.
Family-friendly places like Temppeliaukio Church and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna will thrill your kids. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Pack the 18th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and take a stroll through Katajanokka.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

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Nuuksio National Park ©
National Park
Nuuksio National Park
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