9 days in Finland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

9 days in Finland & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Levi
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Savonlinna
— 1 night
5
Helsinki
— 3 nights

1
night
Levi

Levi ©
Finland's largest and most popular ski resort, the fell of Levi provides excellent slopes and lively nightlife in an enchanting setting.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the landscape on two wheels at Levi Ski Resort. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: glide through natural beauty at Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages, thenrelax in the rural setting at Santa"s Cottage & Pet Farm, and then gear up at Elan Ski Shop & Rental.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Levi trip app.

Newark, USA to Levi is an approximately 19-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to Levi is 7 hours. In May, Levi is colder than Newark - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Turku.

Things to do in Levi

Outdoors Winter Sports Tours

Side Trip

Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
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Levi Ski Resort ©
Levi Ski Resort
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages ©
Torassieppi Reindeer Farm & Cottages
Elan Ski Shop & Rental ©
Elan Ski Shop & Rental

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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 21st (Tue): buy something for everyone on your list at Kauppakeskus Mylly, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Levi to Turku by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, Turku is a bit warmer than Levi - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Kauppakeskus Mylly
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenview the masterpieces at Galleria Ronga, and finally look for gifts at Keittioelamaa.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Savonlinna.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Shopping Parks
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Galleria Ronga ©
Galleria Ronga
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
On the 23rd (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Savonlinna Cathedral, look for gifts at Taito Shop Savonlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, thenexplore the historical opulence of Olavinlinna Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kerimaki Church.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Savonlinna trip builder website.

Getting from Tampere to Savonlinna by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Savonlinna are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Kerimaki Church, Lusto - The Finnish Forest Museum
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Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral
Kerimaki Church ©
Kerimaki Church

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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.
On the 24th (Fri), learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), shop like a local with Galerie Forsblom, thensteep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): stop by Artisaani, steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thenshop like a local with Hakaniemi Market, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki driving holiday app.

You can drive from Savonlinna to Helsinki in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria

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