8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Oulu
— 1 day
2
Pori
— 1 day
3
Turku
— 2 nights
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
day
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 23rd (Tue), browse the eclectic array of goods at Kauppahalli, take in the exciting artwork at Pohjoisen Valokuvakeskus, thenstroll around Hupisaaret Park, and finally kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Oulu road trip planning tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Oulu is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, expect nights in Oulu to be much colder, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, thenstroll through Herrainpaivat Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

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Drive from Oulu to Pori in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Pori, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

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

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 25th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at Photographic Centre Peri, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thentake an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Turku trip planner.

Drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Popular historic sites such as Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral are in your itinerary. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori, browse the different shops at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki tour planner.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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