9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Akaslompolo
— 1 day
2
Inari
— 1 night
3
Tampere
— 1 night
4
Pori
— 1 night
5
Kotka
— 1 night
6
Helsinki
— 2 nights

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Akaslompolo

Akaslompolo ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get outside with Seven Fells Up.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Akaslompolo trip planner.

London, UK to Akaslompolo is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is 2 hours. Traveling from London in September, expect Akaslompolo to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Inari.

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Seven Fells Up ©
Seven Fells Up

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Inari

Inari ©
Inari is Finland's largest, most sparsely populated municipality, with four official languages, more than any other in the country. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): get great views at Otsamo Fell, see the interesting displays at Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Inari trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Akaslompolo to Inari by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Tampere.

Things to do in Inari

Museums Historic Sites
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Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center ©
Siida - Sami Museum and Nature Center
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church ©
Pielpajarvi Wilderness Church
Otsamo Fell ©
Otsamo Fell

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Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 9th (Mon), enjoy the sand and surf at Riihiniemen Uimaranta and then have fun at Pyynikki's Swim Hall. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rauhaniemi Beach, thenexamine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, thenget your game on at PortaaliVR, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Inari to Tampere takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Inari in September, expect nights in Tampere to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach
Pyynikki's Swim Hall ©
Pyynikki's Swim Hall
PortaaliVR ©
PortaaliVR

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Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 11th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Herrainpaivat Beach, don't miss a visit to Juselius Mausoleum, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Pori online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Tampere to Pori by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Pori are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Pori

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

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Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. On the 12th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, thenwander the streets of Linden Esplanade, and finally stroll through Lehman.

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You can drive from Pori to Kotka in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kotka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Lehman ©
Lehman
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, wander the streets of Katajanokka, thenexplore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thenvisit Ullanlinna, and finally examine the collection at Design Museum. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), thendon't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Katajanokka ©
Katajanokka
Ullanlinna ©
Ullanlinna
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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