7 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

7 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

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7 days in Tampere & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly + train:  7​h 30​min
1
Tampere
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Milan

3
nights
Tampere

Tampere ©
Finland's third largest city, Tampere boasts an array of cultural offerings and a lively music scene.
Kids will enjoy Sarkanniemi Theme Park and Riihiniemen Uimaranta. Vitikkala Manor and Galleria Ronga are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Tampere with an excursion to Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto in Ylojarvi--about 58 minutes away. It doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum and have some family-friendly fun at Portaali VR.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Tampere trip maker .

Milan, Italy to Tampere is an approximately 7.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Milan to Tampere, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Milan in August; daily highs in Tampere reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Turku.

Things to do in Tampere

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Vitikkala Manor, Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
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Sarkanniemi Theme Park ©
Sarkanniemi Theme Park
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto ©
Seitsemisen Kansallispuisto
Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum

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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Head to Market Square Kauppatori and Kamppi Shopping Centrefor some retail therapy. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukion Church, find something for the whole family at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, and stroll around Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip builder tool .

You can take a train from Tampere to Helsinki in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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