10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 5 nights
2
Porvoo
— 3 nights

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary maker.

Bangkok, Thailand to Helsinki is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time (ICT) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Traveling from Bangkok in October, things will get much colder in Helsinki: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

3
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Porvoo Old Town. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo, then see the interesting displays at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and then make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, then take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Maretarium, and finally revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Porvoo travel route builder website.

Drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. November in Porvoo sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:
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Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town

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