9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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Rovaniemi

An urban center set amongst the great Arctic wilderness, Rovaniemi serves as the capital of Lapland province.
On the 3rd (Fri), revel in the low prices at Marttiini Store Old Factory, thentake an exotic tour of a safari tour, thensee Santa Claus Office, and finally make a trip to Santa Claus Village.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Rovaniemi online travel planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Rovaniemi is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Rovaniemi is 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in August; daily highs in Rovaniemi reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mustasaari.

Things to do in Rovaniemi

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
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Safaris
Santa Claus Village ©
Santa Claus Village
Santa Claus Office ©
Santa Claus Office

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Mustasaari

Mustasaari ©
Korsholm is a municipality of Finland. On the 4th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mustasaari route website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Rovaniemi to Mustasaari. In August in Mustasaari, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) 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

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nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vanha Kirkko, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Suolijarvi Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Tampere vacation planner.

Getting from Mustasaari to Tampere by car takes about 4 hours. August in Tampere sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can drive to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Childrens Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Vanha Kirkko ©
Vanha Kirkko

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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 7th (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Turku Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, thenbrowse the exhibits of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Turku route site.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Turku can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Moomin World
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral

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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.
Family-friendly places like Temppeliaukio Church and Helsinki Cathedral will thrill your kids. Pack the 9th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, meet the residents at Korkeasaari Zoo, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and stroll around The Esplanadi Park.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Helsinki route maker website.

You can drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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