10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 6 nights
2
Loviisa
— 3 nights

6
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.
Get some cultural insight at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. Explore hidden gems such as Katajanokka and Paavolan Tammi. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa), Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum (in Janakkala) and Turku (Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova, Turku Castle, &more). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), admire the masterpieces at Design Museum, and examine the collection at Mannerheim Museum.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online trip itinerary maker.

Berlin, Germany to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Berlin to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Turku, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Laurinmaki Crofter's Museum, Paavolan Tammi
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Turku Castle ©
Turku Castle
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

3
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Get some cultural insight at Hamina Old Town and Maritime Centre Vellamo. Step off the beaten path and head to Arboretum Mustila and Sapokka Water Garden. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Loviisa: Kotka (Linden Esplanade, Riverside Park, &more), Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area (in Kouvola) and Porvoo Old Town (in Porvoo). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Stromforsin Ruukki.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Loviisa trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Loviisa takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in October, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kotka, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, Stromforsin Ruukki, Arboretum Mustila, Porvoo Old Town
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Stromforsin Ruukki ©
Stromforsin Ruukki

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