10 days in Finland Itinerary

10 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tampere
1
Tampere
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Pori
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Vaasa
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Jalasjarvi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Jyvaskyla
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
6
Tampere
— 2 nights
End: Tampere

3
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 10th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Hatanpaa Arboretum. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Sara Hilden Art Museum, explore the world behind art at Maltinranta Artcenter, take in the pleasant sights at Finlayson Area, then see the interesting displays at The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas, and finally examine the collection at Spy Museum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Tampere road trip planning website.

If you are flying in from Liechtenstein, the closest major aiport is Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. July in Tampere sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Pori.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Hameenlinna
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The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas ©
The Finnish Labour Museum Werstas
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Sara Hilden Art Museum ©
Sara Hilden Art Museum

1
night
Pori

Pori ©
Pori is a city and municipality on the west coast of Finland. On the 13th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Central Pori Church (Keski-Porin kirkko), stroll around Kirjurinluoto, then make a trip to Juselius Mausoleum, then stroll through Yyteri Beach, and finally head outdoors with Yyterin Nakotorni. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Rakennuskulttuuritalo Toivo Ja Korsmanin Talo, take an in-depth tour of Rosenlew Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Church of the Holy Cross, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Rauma, and finally see the interesting displays at Kirsti - Sailor's Home Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pori day trip app.

You can drive from Tampere to Pori in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Pori can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vaasa.

Things to do in Pori

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Rauma
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Yyteri Beach ©
Yyteri Beach
Old Rauma ©
Old Rauma
Kirjurinluoto ©
Kirjurinluoto

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Bock’s Corner Brewery.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaasa driving holiday planning website.

Drive from Pori to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Jalasjarvi.

Things to do in Vaasa

Wildlife Nature Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©
Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site
Bock’s Corner Brewery ©
Bock’s Corner Brewery

1
night
Jalasjarvi

Jalasjarvi ©
Jalasjärvi is a former municipality of Finland. You've now added Pirunpesa to your itinerary. On the 16th (Thu), make a trip to Pirunpesa.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Jalasjarvi road trip site.

Getting from Vaasa to Jalasjarvi by car takes about 1.5 hours. July in Jalasjarvi sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Jyvaskyla.
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Pirunpesa ©
Pirunpesa

1
night
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Toivolan Vanha Piha, then see the interesting displays at The Alvar Aalto Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland).

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Jyvaskyla day trip website.

Getting from Jalasjarvi to Jyvaskyla by car takes about 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Jyvaskyla can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Tampere.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Museums
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The Alvar Aalto Museum ©
The Alvar Aalto Museum
Toivolan Vanha Piha ©
Toivolan Vanha Piha
Keski-Suomen museo (Museum of Central Finland) ©

2
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
On the 17th (Fri), pause for some serene contemplation at Finlayson Church. Keep things going the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower, then stop by Tallipihan Suklaapuoti, and then get in on the family fun at Sarkanniemi Theme Park.

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You can take a train from Jyvaskyla to Tampere in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Tampere

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower ©
Pyynikki Park and Observation Tower
Vapriikin Museokeskus ©
Vapriikin Museokeskus