2 days in Helsinki & Aland Island Itinerary

2 days in Helsinki & Aland Island Itinerary

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2 days in Helsinki & Aland Island Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h
2
Mariehamn
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
End: Helsinki

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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki itinerary planner .

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Mariehamn.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Historic Sites, #Museums
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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Mariehamn

Mariehamn ©
Mariehamn is the capital of Åland, an autonomous territory under Finnish sovereignty. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): explore and take pictures at Wiklof Holding Arena, brush up on your military savvy at Aland Maritime Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lilla holmen, then examine the collection at Kastelholm Castle, and finally step into the grandiose world of Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Mariehamn online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Mariehamn takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. In September, daytime highs in Mariehamn are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mariehamn

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trips

Kastelholm Castle, Jan Karlsgården Outdoor museum Jan Karlsgården
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Aland Maritime Museum ©
Aland Maritime Museum
Wiklof Holding Arena ©
Wiklof Holding Arena

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