8 days in Turku & Oulu Itinerary

8 days in Turku & Oulu Itinerary

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8 days in Turku & Oulu Itinerary

Start: Poznan
Drive:  12​h 45​min
1
Turku
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Oulu
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Poznan

4
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Go for a jaunt from Turku to Rauma to see Old Rauma about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, and brush up on your military savvy at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre.

Plan trip to Turku with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Poznan, Poland to Turku is an approximately 20-hour car ride. You can also fly. Traveling from Poznan to Turku, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, Turku is slightly colder than Poznan - with highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Naantali, Old Rauma
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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 26th (Mon): stroll around Ainolan Puisto, stroll through Nallikari Beach, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oulu Cathedral, then appreciate the history behind Toripolliisi, and finally hunt for treasures at Kauppahalli. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Oulun Automuseo, then get curious at Tietomaa, and then stroll around Hupisaaret Park.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Oulu journey tool .

Getting from Turku to Oulu by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Oulu are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. You'll set off for home on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Kauppahalli ©
Kauppahalli
Ainolan Puisto ©
Ainolan Puisto

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