9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Turku
— 1 night
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Naantali
— 1 night
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Turku
— Few hours
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Tampere
— 1 night
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Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
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Koli National Park
— 2 nights
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Savonlinna
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— Few hours

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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 7th (Fri), admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally don't miss a visit to Senate Square. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki day trip planning website.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Vilnius in August, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Turku.

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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.
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Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Turku sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Naantali.

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Museums · Historic Sites
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Castle
Turku Castle
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History Museum
Ett Hem Museum
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Naantali

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Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): wander the streets of Naantali Old Town.

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Naantali is just a short distance from Turku. In August in Naantali, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. You will leave for Turku on the 10th (Mon).

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Neighborhoods
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Neighborhood
Naantali Old Town
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Turku

Turku ©
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Turku trip itinerary builder website.

Turku is just a short distance from Naantali. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

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Museums · Historic Sites
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Religious Site
Turku Cathedral
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Tampere

Tampere ©

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Turku to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Jyvaskyla.

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Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): stroll around Tourujoen Luontopolku.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla road trip planning website.

Getting from Tampere to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Koli National Park.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Parks
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Scenic Walking Area
Tourujoen Luontopolku
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Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, then stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill, then hike along Akka-Koli Hill, and finally hike along Paha-Koli Hill.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Jyvaskyla to Koli National Park takes 4.5 hours. August in Koli National Park sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Savonlinna.

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Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

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Hiking Trail
Paha-Koli Hill
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Hiking Trail
Akka-Koli Hill
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Hiking Trail
Ukko-Koli Hill
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Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Savonlinna travel route builder.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Savonlinna takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Helsinki.

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Historic Sites
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Church
Pikkukirkko
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Helsinki

Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Helsinki takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. You'll set off for home on the 15th (Sat).

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours · Museums · Outdoors · Parks
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