8 days in Turku, Lappajarvi & Helsinki Itinerary

8 days in Turku, Lappajarvi & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin
Fly:  7 h 15 min
1
Turku
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
2
Lappajarvi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Berlin

3
nights
Turku

Turku ©
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
Visiting Teijo National Park and Kurjenrahka National Park will get you outdoors. Discover out-of-the-way places like Tulliniemi Nature Path and Turku Cathedral. Go for a jaunt from Turku to Pernio to see Ruukin kehräämö ja puoti Oy about 1h 20 min away. There's more to do: step into the grandiose world of Turku Castle and steep yourself in history at Kuusisto Manor.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Turku day trip website.

Berlin, Germany to Turku is an approximately 8- hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In September, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Lappajarvi.

Things to do in Turku

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Pernio, Kuusisto Manor, Tulliniemi Nature Path, Kurjenrahka National Park
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Teijo National Park ©
Teijo National Park
Kurjenrahka National Park ©
Kurjenrahka National Park
Tulliniemi Nature Path ©
Tulliniemi Nature Path

1
night
Lappajarvi

Lappajarvi
Lappajärvi is a municipality in Finland in Southern Ostrobothnia region. To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lappajarvi driving holiday planning website.

Getting from Turku to Lappajarvi by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. In September, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. On the 14th (Fri), you're off to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lappajarvi

Outdoors
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3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sibelius Monument. Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Design Museum, and get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Helsinki online road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Lappajarvi to Helsinki. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
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