8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
4
Turku
— 1 night
5
Inari
— 1 day
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 17th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Mediamuseo Rupriikki, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tampere driving holiday planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Tampere is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or do a combination of car, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Tampere is 1 hour. Traveling from Barcelona in June, you will find days in Tampere are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are much colder (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Wildlife
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Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Room Escape Games

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, walk around Kirjurinluoto, then get engrossed in the history at Rosenlew Museum, and finally enjoy some friendly competition at Space Bowling & Billiards.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Pori road trip planning app.

Drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. June in Pori sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 18:
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Rosenlew Museum ©
Rosenlew Museum
Space Bowling & Billiards ©
Space Bowling & Billiards

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, explore the engaging exhibits at The Aland Island Art Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle.

Find out how to plan Mariehamn trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Pori to Mariehamn by combination of bus and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Turku.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Childrens Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Kastelholm Castle
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle

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night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): let the kids burn off some steam at Adventure Park, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Mariehamn to Turku by flight takes about 2 hours. Other options: ride a ferry. In June, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Inari.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

1
day
Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Otsamo Fell, tour the pleasant surroundings at Juutua Nature Trail, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Inari day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Turku to Inari in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Turku in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Inari: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Inari

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Helsinki takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Inari in June, with highs in Helsinki at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Room Escape Games

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