11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
2
Vantaa
— 3 nights

7
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.
Family-friendly places like Temppeliaukio Church and Nuuksio National Park will thrill your kids. Pack the 6th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, get to know the resident critters at Korkeasaaren Elaintarha, step off the mainland to explore Pihlajasaari Recreational Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Helsinki is 2 hours. In August in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Vantaa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park

3
nights
Vantaa

Vantaa ©
Though technically its own city, Vantaa is considered by many to be a Helsinki suburb, and it is where most visitors land when they fly to Finland.
On the 12th (Mon), get all the information you need at Haltia, thenexplore the historical opulence of Hame Castle, and then get engrossed in the history at Finnish Aviation Museum. On the next day, engage your brain at Heureka, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town.

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You can drive from Helsinki to Vantaa in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Vantaa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Vantaa

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porvoo, Haltia, Hame Castle
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Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop
Heureka ©
Heureka
Haltia ©
Haltia

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