13 days in Helsinki & Hameenlinna Itinerary

13 days in Helsinki & Hameenlinna Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland route planner

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Make it your trip
Fly
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Helsinki
— 8 nights
Drive
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Hameenlinna
— 4 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Vilnius International Airport

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Helsinki

— 8 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.
When in Helsinki, make a side trip to see Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, approximately Espoo away. Pack the 14th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. Next up on the itinerary: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki journey planner.

Vilnius, Lithuania to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Theme Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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Hameenlinna

— 4 nights
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Hameenlinna: Hiidenvuori (in Iitti), Kurjenrahka National Park (in Poytya) and Padasjoki (Päijänteen kansallispuisto & Kelvenne Trail). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Cross Church, see where the action happens at Ritari-areena, get a new perspective on nature at The Recreational Fishing Museum of Finland, and get engrossed in the history at Palander House.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hameenlinna trip planner.

Getting from Helsinki to Hameenlinna by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. July in Hameenlinna sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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