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Turku Map, Finland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Turku Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Turku with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Turku useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Turku!

Turku Nightlife

In addition to cafes, there are also pubs and bars located all around the city of Turku.  Alvar is a very typical bar that you would see in any city in the world and it can definitely be a welcome reminder of home if you are suffering from culture shock during the early days of your trip.  On the other hand, Pikku-Torre is very much a Finnish pub in the sense that you can get Finnish beer and watch Finnish... read more

Turku Travel Guide

Getting into Turku could potentially present a frustrating situation to some people, especially if you are someone that is interested in getting to Turku directly.  It is the classical intra-country city in the sense that most of its network connections are within the same country.  This means that while in official statistics Turku has a lot of connections to the traffic flow network, few of them are international... read more

Turku Sightseeing

Beyond natural beauty, Turku is home to many other excellent sights and sounds.  One such sight is the Turku Castle which was built just before the turn of the 14th century.  It is one of the oldest buildings in Turku and it is arguably the most popular tourist attraction the city has.  You can see a bit of imperial Turku that might surprise you with its presence when you visit this castle.  Another place to go,... read more

Turku History

It was in this particular milieu during the 1800s that the Finnish War began between Russia and Sweden, eventually resulting in Russian victory and the ceding of all Finnish lands to Russia by Sweden.  At this point in time Turku was the de facto capital, but the Russians felt that Turku was too close to Sweden and therefore stripped Turku of the title, giving it to Helsinki instead.  This is of course how the... read more

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