14 days in Helsinki & Kouvola Itinerary

14 days in Helsinki & Kouvola Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
2
Kouvola
— 6 nights

7
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.
Visiting Nuuksio National Park and Hiidenkirnut will get you outdoors. Venture out of the city with trips to Kuhakoski Waterfall (in Nurmijarvi), Porvoo (The Runeberg Home & Porvoo Old Town) and Kaitalampi (in Espoo). Pack the 19th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, make a trip to Senate Square, and shop like a local with Market Square Kauppatori.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Helsinki. In July, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Kouvola.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Espoo, Hiidenkirnut, Kuhakoski Waterfall
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut

6
nights
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Escape the urban bustle at Repovesi National Park and Hiidenvuori. Get out of town with these interesting Kouvola side-trips: Salpa Line Museum (in Miehikkala), Kotka (Santalahti Nature Trail, Sapokka Water Garden, &more) and Imatra (Lempukka Beach & Church of St. Nicholas). Spend the 31st (Fri) exploring nature at Valkmusa National Park. The adventure continues: stroll through Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, take in the dramatic natural features at Kummakivi Boulder, browse the exhibits of World Heritage Site - Verla Groundwood and Board Mill, and look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Mustila.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Kouvola trip planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Kouvola in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Kouvola can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Kotka, Imatra, Salpa Line Museum, Arboretum Mustila, Hiidenvuori
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park

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