29 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

29 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

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29 days in Espoo & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Cheongju
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Espoo
— 13 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Helsinki
— 13 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Cheongju

13
nights
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Venture out of the city with trips to Raseborg (Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Fagervik Church, & more), Holy Cross Church (in Parola) and Hyvinkaa (Hyvinkään kaupunginmuseo, Hyvinkaa Church, & more). Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 24th (Mon) at Serena Water Park. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Aurlahti Beach, admire the sheer force of Kuhakoski Waterfall, get outside with Serena Ski, and identify plant and animal life at Paavolan Tammi.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Espoo route tool .

Cheongju, South Korea to Espoo is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Cheongju to Espoo. In September, Espoo is a bit cooler than Cheongju - with highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Espoo

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Raseborg, Hyvinkaa, Forssa, Kirkkonummi, Lohja
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Holy Cross Church ©
Holy Cross Church
Raseborg Castle ©
Raseborg Castle

13
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 Helsinki's surroundings by going to Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo), Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Kaunissaari (in Sipoo). Pack the 6th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's much more to do: learn about all things military at Fortress of Suomenlinna, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, make a trip to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online trip itinerary planner .

Helsinki is just a stone's throw from Espoo. In October in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Vantaa, Porvoo Old Town, Kaunissaari, Valkmusa National Park
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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