9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Turku
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 5 nights
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Rovaniemi
— 1 night

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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.
On the 9th (Wed), get lost in a book at Turku City Library and then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku day trip app.

Riga, Latvia to Turku is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive. In May, Turku is a bit cooler than Riga - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Outdoors

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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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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.
Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), make a trip to Senate Square, and deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Rovaniemi.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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Rovaniemi

Official Hometown of Santa Claus

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Arktikum and then make a trip to Lordi's Square.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rovaniemi road trip tool.

Fly from Helsinki to Rovaniemi in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Helsinki in May, expect Rovaniemi to be little chillier, temps between 12°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

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

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