8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Pune
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Tampere
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Akaslompolo
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  21 h 45 min
End: Pune

2
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.
For shopping fun, head to Market Square Kauppatori or Artisaani. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: stop by Katajanokka, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning tool.

Pune, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Market Square Kauppatori ©
Market Square Kauppatori

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 14th (Tue), view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

Before you visit Pori, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Pori takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Pori, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 15th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta, and then stop by Keittioelamaa.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tampere visit planner.

Traveling by car from Pori to Tampere takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Akaslompolo.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Keittioelamaa ©
Keittioelamaa

1
day
Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
On the 16th (Thu), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour and then get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Akaslompolo travel planning app.

You can fly from Tampere to Akaslompolo in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, Akaslompolo is slightly colder than Tampere - with highs of 11°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Akaslompolo

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up
Safaris

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