9 days in Vaasa, Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Vaasa, Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

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1
Vaasa
— 2 nights
2
Tampere
— 2 nights
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Stromso, kick back and relax at Hietasaaren uimaranta, thensee the interesting displays at Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum, and finally examine the collection at Terranova. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaasa tour itinerary planner.

Umea, Sweden to Vaasa is an approximately 5-hour car ride. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Umea to Vaasa. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum ©
Pohjanmaan Museo - Osterbottens Museum
Hietasaaren uimaranta ©
Hietasaaren uimaranta

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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 15th (Sun): laugh and play at Sarkanniemi Theme Park. On the next day, identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, and then kick back and relax at Rauhaniemi Beach.

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

Traveling by train from Vaasa to Tampere takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Tampere are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Rauhaniemi Beach ©
Rauhaniemi Beach

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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.
For shopping fun, head to Old Market Hall or Marimekko. Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Hietaranta Beach. Pack the 18th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Tampere to Helsinki takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

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