9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

2
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Do your shopping at Old Market Hall and Marimekko. Next up on the itinerary: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and buy something for everyone on your list at Flamingo Entertainment Center.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki trip planning tool.

Bengaluru, India to Helsinki is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 3.5 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in October, with highs in Helsinki at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Shopping Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

1
night
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 5th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, stroll through Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vepsa Island.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Turku trip planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive 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. On the 6th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), thendon't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, thenkick back and relax at Yyteri Beach, and finally examine the collection at Villa Mairea.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Pori day trip website.

Drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Villa Mairea
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Villa Mairea ©
Villa Mairea
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 7th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Pori to Mustasaari takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lahti.

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

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night
Lahti

Lahti ©
Lahti is a city and municipality in Finland.Lahti is the capital of the Päijänne Tavastia region. Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): stroll through Messila Maailma Oy Ski Center, join in the after-dark buzz at Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki, and then get into the urban bustle at Sibelius Hall.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lahti planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mustasaari to Lahti. October in Lahti sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahti

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Hollola
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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki ©
Kinnarin Tila & Pioni Ja Piironki

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