8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Nha Trang
Fly:  22 h
1
Helsinki
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
2
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Savonlinna
— 1 day
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Pori
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
5
Turku
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  23 h
End: Nha Trang

1
night
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.
On the 6th (Fri), admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, thenhunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori, and finally admire the masterpieces at Design Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki travel planner.

Nha Trang, Vietnam to Helsinki is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Nha Trang to Helsinki is minus 5 hours. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thenhead off the coast to Kobba Klintar, thenlearn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally examine the collection at Museumship Pommern.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Mariehamn road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Mariehamn takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or ride a ferry. In July, daily temperatures in Mariehamn can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums Nature Parks
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern
Kobba Klintar ©
Kobba Klintar

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day
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 9th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kerimaki Church, step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Pikkukirkko, indulge your taste buds at Savonlinna Market Square, thenstop by Taito Shop Savonlinna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Savonlinna online trip planner.

You can fly from Mariehamn to Savonlinna in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Savonlinna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Savonlinna

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Kerimaki Church
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): look for gifts at Patakirppis, thenkick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Pori driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Pori takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Patakirppis ©
Patakirppis

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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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenexplore the galleries of Turku Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Archangel Michael's church.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Turku online route planner.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Turku are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

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Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

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