12 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Fly to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Drive to Loviisa
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Loviisa
— 1 night
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Helsinki
— 7 nights
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Loviisa

— 1 night
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, then shop like a local with Nasin Kartanon Galleria, then see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Riimikko, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, contemplate the long history of Castle Hill, contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, then steep yourself in history at Ungern and Rosen Fortresses, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Loviisan kirkko.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Loviisa trip planner.

Foz do Iguacu, Brazil to Loviisa is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Foz do Iguacu to Loviisa due to the time zone difference. July in Loviisa sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

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Helsinki

— 7 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Appreciate the collections at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum. Get some historical perspective at Temppeliaukio Church and The Esplanadi Park. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Kaitalampi, &more) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's much more to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Espoo Cathedral, and admire the striking features of The National Library of Finland.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Loviisa to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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