8 days in Finland Itinerary

8 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Turku
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights

1
night
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
On the 19th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Turku Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Luostarinmaen Kasityolaismuseo, thentake an in-depth tour of Turku Castle, and finally get your game on at Moomin World. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the collection at Turku City Library, thentake an in-depth tour of Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, thenkick back and relax at Ispoinen Beach and Sauna, and finally step into the grandiose world of Kuusisto Bishop's Castle.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Turku trip builder site.

Cairo, Egypt to Turku is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Cairo in September, expect Turku to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Moomin World, Kuusisto Bishop's Castle
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Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Turku Cathedral ©
Turku Cathedral
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova ©
Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova

5
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Pack the 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Turku to Helsinki by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. September in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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