8 days in Helsinki, Pori & Rovaniemi Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki, Pori & Rovaniemi Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 3 nights
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Pori
— 2 nights
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Rovaniemi
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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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori.

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

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Helsinki. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): stroll around Kirjurinluoto, kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), and finally get engrossed in the history at Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): look for gifts at Ruokapuoti Lumo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Rauma, then pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, and finally see the interesting displays at Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Pori road trip website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Pori in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. July in Pori sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rauma
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©

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Rovaniemi

Rovaniemi ©
An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 8th (Wed), stop by LAURI Handicraft Shop & Atelier, then take an in-depth tour of Arktikum, then Head underground at Syvasenvaara Fell, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Santa's House of Snowmobiles, don't miss a visit to Santa Claus Office, then take an exotic tour of a safari tour, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rovaniemi Church.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Rovaniemi attractions planning tool.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Pori to Rovaniemi in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. July in Rovaniemi sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife
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Arktikum ©
Arktikum
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Safaris

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