9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tampere
— 1 night
2
Turku
— 2 nights
3
Mariehamn, Aland Island
— 1 night
4
Helsinki
— 4 nights

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 24th (Mon), stroll through Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Tampere is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and train. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Singapore to Tampere due to the time zone difference. In August, Tampere is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites
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Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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 25th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Kuusisto Manor, get engrossed in the history at Forum Marinum Maritime Centre, then step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, then take an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, and then wander the streets of Naantali Old Town.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Turku visit planner.

Getting from Tampere to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Turku are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Turku

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kuusisto Manor, Naantali Old Town
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Forum Marinum Maritime Centre ©
Forum Marinum Maritime Centre
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Mariehamn, Aland Island

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. On the 27th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Kastelholm Castle, then examine the collection at Museumship Pommern, then learn about all things military at Aland Maritime Museum, and finally try to win big at PAF Casino.

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Traveling by flight from Turku to Mariehamn takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry. In August in Mariehamn, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Mariehamn

Museums · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Kastelholm Castle
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Kastelholm Castle ©
Kastelholm Castle
Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Museumship Pommern ©
Museumship Pommern

4
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.
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and The National Museum of Finland are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Aalto House and Pohjolan toimitalo. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Mannerheim Museum, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Mariehamn to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or ride a ferry. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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The Aalto House ©
The Aalto House
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

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