8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Pori
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Tampere
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Pori tour builder tool.

Doha, Qatar to Pori is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Doha to Pori due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Doha in December, expect Pori to be cooler, temps between 1°C and -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping
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Beach
Yyteri Beach
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Art Gallery
Pori Art Museum
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, take in the exciting artwork at Haihara Art Centre, and then view the masterpieces at Laukko Manor. On the 4th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach and then look for gifts at Tallipihan Suklaapuoti.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere tour itinerary maker site.

Drive from Pori to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Tampere are 0°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Shopping

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Art Gallery
Laukko Manor
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Tallipihan Suklaapuoti
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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, look for gifts at OMA Puoti, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki vacation planning app.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tampere in December: highs in Helsinki hover around 3°C, while lows dip to -3°C. On the 8th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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National Park
Nuuksio National Park
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Shopping Mall
Kamppi Shopping Centre
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