9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  7 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  15 h
End: Tel Aviv

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.
Shop till you drop at Market Square Kauppatori and Artisaani. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Helsinki to go to Espoo and see Nuuksio National Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Galerie Anhava, buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planning app.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Helsinki is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry. When traveling from Tel Aviv in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Helsinki, with highs around 25°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 20th (Sat), shop like a local with Galleria Joella, browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Mylly, and then wander the streets of Naantali Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): buy something for everyone on your list at Turun Kauppahalli, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Vepsa Island.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Turku trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Turku, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Turku

Shopping Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Kauppakeskus Mylly, Naantali Old Town
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Kauppakeskus Mylly ©
Kauppakeskus Mylly
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the exciting artwork at Pori Art Museum, then kick back and relax at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see ratings and tourist information, you can read our Pori route planner.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Herrainpaivat Beach ©
Herrainpaivat Beach
Pori Art Museum ©
Pori Art Museum

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Pori to Vaasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Vaasa are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

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