9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thenmake a trip to Senate Square, and finally visit Ullanlinna.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip planning site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Helsinki. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Mustasaari travel route planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Mustasaari with the Route module. In August, daily temperatures in Mustasaari can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Pori.

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 14th (Tue), stroll through Yyteri Beach, make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then browse the different shops at Kauppakeskus Puuvilla.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Pori trip maker app.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Pori in 3 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla ©
Kauppakeskus Puuvilla

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nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, work off some steam at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Vepsa Island. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, thenbrowse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Kurjenrahka National Park.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Turku trip planner.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kurjenrahka National Park
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo ©
Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 17th (Fri), take in panoramic vistas at Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then head off the coast to Viikinsaari Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Tampere trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turku to Tampere takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Museums Theme Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower

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