11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Loviisa
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Helsinki
— 9 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Luxembourg City

1
day
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. On the 26th (Sun), make a trip to Svartholm Fortress, then take a leisurely stroll along Laivasilta, then examine the collection at Loviisa Maritime Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Ungern and Rosen Fortresses.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Loviisa online trip itinerary maker.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Loviisa is an approximately 9- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Luxembourg City in August, you will find days in Loviisa are a bit cooler (23°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Museums Historic Sites
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Loviisa Maritime Museum ©
Loviisa Maritime Museum
Svartholm Fortress ©
Svartholm Fortress
Ungern and Rosen Fortresses ©
Ungern and Rosen Fortresses

9
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Pihlajasaari Recreational Park. Attractions like Linnanmaki Amusement Park and SEA LIFE Helsinki make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, cool off at The Swimming Stadium, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Korkeasaari Zoo.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki online travel planner.

Getting from Loviisa to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

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