9 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Turku & Helsinki Itinerary

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Turku
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 6 nights
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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 3rd (Sat): browse the collection at Turku City Library and then steep yourself in history at Turku Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: let little ones run wild at Adventure Park, explore the historical opulence of Turku Castle, then get interesting insight from Bike Rental - by Carfield, then get your game on at Moomin World, and finally get in on the family fun at Vaski Adventure Island.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Turku route planning site.

Toronto, Canada to Turku is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Toronto to Turku. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Toronto in July: high temperatures in Turku hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Theme Parks

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, make a trip to The Esplanadi Park, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and hunt for treasures at Market Square Kauppatori.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online itinerary planner.

Drive from Turku to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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