9 days in Helsinki, Tampere & Pori Itinerary

9 days in Helsinki, Tampere & Pori Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland visit planner

Make it your trip
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Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive
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Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive
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Pori
— 3 nights
Drive

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Helsinki

— 2 nights

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.
Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in June, and nighttime lows around 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tampere.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:

Tampere

— 3 nights

Manchester of the North

Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
On the 16th (Sun), find something for the whole family at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, then examine the collection at Vapriikin Museokeskus, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Tampere journey planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Tampere by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks · Museums · Theme Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 18:

Pori

— 3 nights
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): learn about all things military at Rauman Merimuseo - Rauma Maritime Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Cross, then make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Yyteri Beach.

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

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. You will leave for home on the 21st (Fri).

Things to do in Pori

Parks · Shopping · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

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