9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belgrade
Fly + Drive:  8 h 30 min
1
Naantali
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Tampere
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 45 min
4
Joensuu
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
5
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  7 h 45 min
End: Belgrade

1
night
Naantali

Naantali
Naantali is a town in south-western Finland, known as one of the most important tourist centres of the country. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): grab your bike and head to Bike Rental - by Carfield, find something for the whole family at Vaski Adventure Island, and then get your game on at Moomin World.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Naantali day trip planning site.

Belgrade, Serbia to Naantali is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Belgrade to Naantali due to the time zone difference. In July, Naantali is slightly colder than Belgrade - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Naantali

Theme Parks Fun & Games Tours

Side Trip

Bike Rental - by Carfield
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1
night
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 15th (Mon): look and learn at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Tampere trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Naantali to Tampere by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Tampere can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Vaasa.

Things to do in Tampere

Zoos & Aquariums Museums Theme Parks
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vaasa trip planner.

Traveling by train from Tampere to Vaasa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Step out of the city life by going to Paha-Koli Hill and Akka-Koli Hill. Get out of town with these interesting Joensuu side-trips: Koli National Park (Pielinen, Ukko-Koli Hill, &more).

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Joensuu sightseeing planner.

Getting from Vaasa to Joensuu by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. In July, daily temperatures in Joensuu can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and finally get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo. On the next day, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki day trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Joensuu to Helsinki. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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