10 days in Vaasa & Helsinki Itinerary

10 days in Vaasa & Helsinki Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Washington DC
Fly:  20 h
1
Vaasa
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Helsinki
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  14 h 15 min
End: Washington DC

2
nights
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Vaasa is known for theme parks, museums, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Terranova, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mustasaaren kirkko, snap pictures at Raippaluodon Silta, and take in the exciting artwork at Tikanoja Art Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Vaasa trip tool.

Washington DC, USA to Vaasa is an approximately 21.5- hour flight. Traveling from Washington DC to Vaasa, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Washington DC in November, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Vaasa: temperatures range from 37°F by day to 30°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Outdoors Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Raippaluodon Silta
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Hietasaaren uimaranta ©
Hietasaaren uimaranta
Mustasaaren kirkko ©
Mustasaaren kirkko
Vaasa Car & Motor Museum ©
Vaasa Car & Motor Museum

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.
Pack the 11th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali).

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki route maker website.

Traveling by flight from Vaasa to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 40°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

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