13 days in Oulu & Helsinki Itinerary

13 days in Oulu & Helsinki Itinerary

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13 days in Oulu & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  9​h 15​min
Oulu
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Helsinki
— 9 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

3
nights
Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. Oulu is known for shopping, beaches, parks, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at Nallikari Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Haukipudas Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Oulu Cathedral, and browse the different shops at Ideapark Oulu.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu trip planning website .

London, UK to Oulu is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 2 hours. When traveling from London in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Oulu, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Oulu

#Parks, #Fun & Games, #Shopping

Side Trip

Haukipudas Church
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Nallikari Beach ©
Nallikari Beach
Haukipudas Church ©
Haukipudas Church
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

9
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.
Visit Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach for some beach relaxation. Family-friendly places like Nuuksio National Park and Linnanmaki Amusement Park will thrill your kids. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Serena Water Park (in Espoo) and Kokonniemi (in Porvoo). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park, contemplate the long history of Fortress of Suomenlinna, and head off the coast to Pihlajasaari Recreational Park.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki holiday maker app .

Fly from Oulu to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Theme Parks

Side Trips

Espoo, Kokonniemi
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Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna

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