9 days in Savonlinna & Helsinki Itinerary

9 days in Savonlinna & Helsinki Itinerary

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9 days in Savonlinna & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  21​h 45​min
1
Savonlinna
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Mumbai

1
night
Savonlinna

Savonlinna ©
The picturesque town of Savonlinna sits on two islands surrounded by shimmering lakes and lush greenery.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Savonlinna Herostatue - The Hero's Grave, step into the grandiose world of Savonlinna Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pikkukirkko, then pause for some photo ops at The Spirit of the fortress, then contemplate the long history of Olavinlinnan Musta Passi, and finally step into the grandiose world of Olavinlinna Castle.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Savonlinna day trip planning site .

Mumbai, India to Savonlinna is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern European Time is minus 3 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in April, with highs in Savonlinna at 7°C and lows at -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Savonlinna

#Nature, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Linnansaari National Park
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park
Olavinlinna Castle ©
Olavinlinna Castle
Savonlinna Cathedral ©
Savonlinna Cathedral

5
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.
Pack the 13th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Fortress of Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Savonlinna to Helsinki takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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