13 days in Joutsa & Helsinki Region Itinerary

13 days in Joutsa & Helsinki Region Itinerary

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13 days in Joutsa & Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  26​h
1
Joutsa
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Loviisa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  22​h 45​min
End: Sydney

3
nights
Joutsa

Joutsa ©
Joutsa is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Western Finland and is part of the Central Finland region. Do some cultural sightseeing at Church of Keuruu and Oravivuori Triangulation Tower. Step off the beaten path and head to Pyha-Hakki National Park and Himos Ski Resort. When in Joutsa, make a side trip to see Päijänteen kansallispuisto in Padasjoki, approximately 1h 05 min away. Spend the 3rd (Wed) exploring nature at Leivonmaki National Park.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Joutsa sightseeing planner.

Sydney, Australia to Joutsa is an approximately 26-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Sydney to Joutsa due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in April; daily highs in Joutsa reach 9°C and lows reach -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Loviisa.

Things to do in Joutsa

#Parks, #Nature, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Himos Ski Resort, Oravivuori Triangulation Tower, Päijänteen kansallispuisto, Church of Keuruu, Pyha-Hakki National Park
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Pyha-Hakki National Park ©
Pyha-Hakki National Park
Church of Keuruu ©
Church of Keuruu
Leivonmaki National Park ©
Leivonmaki National Park

3
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Pyhan Ristin kirkko and Loviisan kirkko are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Arboretum Mustila and Mielakka Ski Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Loviisa: Hiidenvuori (in Iitti) and Hevoshaan Arboretum (in Kouvola).

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Loviisa trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Joutsa to Loviisa by car takes about 2.5 hours. April in Loviisa sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Kouvola, Hiidenvuori, Arboretum Mustila
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori
Pyhan Ristin kirkko ©
Pyhan Ristin kirkko

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Fortress of Suomenlinna and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kansallisgalleria and Room Escape Games. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Rock Church, enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach, stroll through Hietaranta Beach, and make a splash at The Swimming Stadium.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Helsinki trip itinerary app .

Getting from Loviisa to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
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Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©

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