11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Loviisa
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Helsinki
— 8 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Kansas City

1
night
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. On the 21st (Fri), steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, steep yourself in history at Castle Hill, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Porvoo, then make a trip to Porvoo Old Town, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, take in the exciting artwork at Nasin Kartanon Galleria, stroll through Fredrika Runebergs Park, then see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Orthodox Church Porvoo.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Loviisa trip itinerary maker website .

Kansas City, USA to Loviisa is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Loviisa is 8 hours. While traveling from Kansas City, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Loviisa, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Loviisan kirkko ©
Loviisan kirkko
Orthodox Church Porvoo ©
Orthodox Church Porvoo

8
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Laajalahti Nature Reserve. Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Arctic Expedition (in Espoo), Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Uutelan luontopolku, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and shop like a local with Hakaniemi Market.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read our Helsinki road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Loviisa to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Espoo, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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