12 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

12 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Helsinki Region trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Loviisa
— 1 night
2
Helsinki
— 10 nights

1
night
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): look for gifts at Riimikko, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, and then make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Castle Hill, view the masterpieces at Nasin Kartanon Galleria, steep yourself in history at The Runeberg Home, thenstroll around Runeberg Park, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Loviisa online trip planner.

Jyvaskyla to Loviisa is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Porvoo
Find places to stay May 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Riimikko ©
Riimikko
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Castle Hill ©
Castle Hill

10
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Your inner history buff will appreciate Helsinki Cathedral and The Esplanadi Park. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). And it doesn't end there: browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Forsblom, head outdoors with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, and stop by Artisaani.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Helsinki online itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Loviisa to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. May in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa
Find places to stay May 15 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

Similar Plans

15 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, popular sights Preferences: August Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 15 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Lapland & Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 10 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA June, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 34 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GREECE August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 7 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, kids, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, kids, outdoors, beaches, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 11 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM SWEDEN July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM GERMANY August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 5 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 8 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy
See more plans