8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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8 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + train:  7​h 15​min
1
Tampere
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tampere Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Tampere trip maker .

London, UK to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Tampere. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from London in November: high temperatures in Tampere hover around 3°C and lows are around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Tampere Cathedral ©
Tampere Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, then take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko).

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Pori tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Pori takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in Pori, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

#Beaches, #Outdoors, #Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

2
nights
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 26th (Mon): stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaki Handicrafts Museum, then delve into the distant past at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Vepsa Island, step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then browse the collection at Turku City Library.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Turku road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Pori to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Turku are 5°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

#Museums, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

3
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.
Pack the 30th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna.

To find out how to plan a trip to Helsinki, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Theme Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors
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Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Hietaranta Beach ©
Hietaranta Beach
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna

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