9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Turku
— 1 night
3
Pori
— 1 night
4
Mustasaari
— 1 night
5
Tampere
— 2 nights

3
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Visiting Pihlajasaari Recreational Park and Hietaranta Beach will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, stop by Kankurin Tupa, wander the streets of Ullanlinna, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Helsinki visit planner.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 2 hours. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 13th (Tue), deepen your understanding at Turku Cathedral, thenstay fit while traveling at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Turku travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): stroll around Kirjurinluoto, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Yyteri Beach.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Pori trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Turku to Pori takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Pori can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 15th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mustasaari tour itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Pori to Mustasaari by car takes about 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Nature Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

2
nights
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 16th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Viikinsaari Island, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Tampere travel route builder.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Tampere in 4 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Viikinsaari Island ©
Viikinsaari Island

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