9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki vacation builder site.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, expect Helsinki to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Turku.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Flamingo Entertainment Center
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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then head off the coast to Vepsa Island. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Turku Cathedral, thenstep into the grandiose world of Turku Castle, and then identify plant and animal life at Kurjenrahka National Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Turku online attractions planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Turku in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Pori.

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
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): stroll through Yyteri Beach, thenmake a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and then walk around Kirjurinluoto.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Pori travel route planner.

You can drive from Turku to Pori in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Juselius Mausoleum ©
Juselius Mausoleum
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto

1
night
Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): head off the coast to Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Mustasaari visit planner.

You can drive from Pori to Mustasaari in 3 hours. September in Mustasaari sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Mustasaari

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

1
night
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Mustasaari to Tampere in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko

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