10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Turku
— 2 nights

6
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Artisaani and Digelius Music. Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and stroll through Hietaranta Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki travel planning tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Helsinki. In December, Helsinki is much colder than Dubai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): visit a coastal fixture at Uto, work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then browse the collection at Turku City Library. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Archangel Michael's church, thentake an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and then don't miss a visit to ArtBank.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Turku sightseeing planning site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Turku are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

ArtBank
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Uto ©
Uto
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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