8 days in Helsinki & Oulu Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Oulu Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 4 nights
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Oulu
— 3 nights

4
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Senate Square. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Pack the 14th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, meet the residents at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, explore the engaging exhibits at Exhibition Centre WeeGee, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see more things to do and tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Espoo
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha ©
Korkeasaaren Elaintarha

3
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): stop by Sampo Icebreaker and then kick back and relax at Nallikari Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Tietomaa, then examine the collection at Turkansaaren Ulkomuseo, then pause for some photo ops at Toripolliisi, and finally hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli.

To see reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Oulu trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Helsinki to Oulu in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June in Oulu, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. On the 20th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Sampo Icebreaker
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Tietomaa ©
Tietomaa
Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
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Ainolan Puisto

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