9 days in Finland Itinerary

9 days in Finland Itinerary

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9 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Koli National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
2
Pori
— 1 day
3
Turku
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Tel Aviv

1
night
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): look for gifts at Koli Shop Retkitupa, then stroll through Akka-Koli Hill, and then trek along Paha-Koli Hill. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Pielinen, stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Koli National Park trip itinerary planner.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Koli National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv in July, expect nights in Koli National Park to be colder, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to Pori.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli Shop Retkitupa
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Ukko-Koli Hill ©
Ukko-Koli Hill

1
day
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): view the masterpieces at Pori Art Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Herrainpaivat Beach, and then kick back and relax at Yyteri Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Pori travel planning site .

Getting from Koli National Park to Pori by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Turku.

Things to do in Pori

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach

2
nights
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 20th (Sat): take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Joella, then browse the different shops at Turun Kauppahalli, then get your game on at Moomin World, and finally take a stroll through Naantali Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): shop like a local with Photographic Centre Peri, kick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and then kick back and relax at Vepsa Island.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Turku trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Pori to Turku by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Turku sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Naantali
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Vepsa Island ©
Vepsa Island
Moomin World ©
Moomin World
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna ©
Ispoinen Beach and Sauna

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.
Head to Market Square Kauppatori and Taiga Colorsfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Ullanlinna. Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 46 minutes away). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, wander the streets of Katajanokka, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip app .

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In July in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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