9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Turku
— 1 night
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: New Delhi

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.
We've included these beaches for you: Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Helsinki day trip planning website.

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in July: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

2
nights
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 1st (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then kick back and relax at Suolijarvi Beach, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vanha Kirkko. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then see the interesting displays at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Rauhaniemi Beach.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Tampere trip planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

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

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 3rd (Fri), look for gifts at Porin Kauppahalli, steep yourself in history at Palace of Junnelius, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), and finally stroll through Yyteri Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Pori visit planner.

Drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko) ©
Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko)
Porin Kauppahalli ©
Porin Kauppahalli

1
night
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 4th (Sat): browse the collection at Turku City Library, then explore the galleries of Turku Castle, then kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Turku route planner.

You can drive from Pori to Turku in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites Museums Beaches
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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