8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Kotka
— 1 night
2
Pori
— 1 night
3
Turku
— 2 nights
4
Helsinki
— 2 nights

1
night
Kotka

Kotka
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and then wander the streets of Hamina Old Town.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Kotka trip planning website.

New Delhi, India to Kotka is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 3.5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in May, with highs in Kotka at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Kotka

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Hamina Old Town
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night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 31st (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, thenstroll through Yyteri Beach, and finally look for gifts at Patakirppis.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Pori trip site.

You can drive from Kotka to Pori in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Pori can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

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

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 1st (Sat), examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenkick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): stroll through The Archipelago Trail, get lost in a book at Turku City Library, and then contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Turku trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Parks Museums
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Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Katajanokka and Room Escape Games. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, hunt for treasures at Hakaniemi Market, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki itinerary tool.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

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