10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
train + Fly:  14​h
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Porvoo
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Bangkok

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, museums, shopping, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, brush up on your military savvy at Fortress of Suomenlinna, appreciate the history behind Sibelius Monument, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki vacation website .

Bangkok, Thailand to Helsinki is an approximately 14-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Indochina Time to Eastern European Time is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Bangkok in October, things will get colder in Helsinki: highs are around 10°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
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. On the 5th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo, then take an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, then meet the residents at Maretarium, and finally get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop.

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Getting from Helsinki to Porvoo by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. 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
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Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden

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