9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Tampere
— 5 nights
Train to Helsinki, Fly to Dubai

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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, make a trip to Senate Square, and learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki visit planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in August, expect Helsinki to be much colder, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Spas

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Katajanokka ©
Neighborhood
Katajanokka
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5
nights
Tampere

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Herrainpaivat Beach and Yyteri Beach. Take a break from the city and head to Riihiniemen Uimaranta and Rauhaniemi Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Pori (Juselius Mausoleum & Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)) and Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto (in Ylojarvi). There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and contemplate the long history of Amuri Museum of Workers' Housing.

To find photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Tampere travel planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Tampere in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Tampere sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Yyteri Beach ©
Beach
Yyteri Beach
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