10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly + Drive:  25 h
1
Loviisa
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Melbourne

2
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Step off the beaten path and head to Porvoo Old Town and Svartholm Fortress. Explore Loviisa's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Castle Hill, Cathedral of Porvoo, &more). There's lots more to do: revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, stop by Riimikko, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, and take in the waterfront at Laivasilta.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Loviisa day trip planning app.

Melbourne, Australia to Loviisa is an approximately 25- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Loviisa is minus 8 hours. In September, daytime highs in Loviisa are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nuuksio National Park and Room Escape Games. Pack the 24th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take a stroll through Katajanokka, and admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria.

For photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip planner.

Getting from Loviisa to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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