15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: York
Train + Fly:  8 h
— 10 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h
End: York


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.
Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and explore the galleries of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip itinerary website.

York, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 8- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, subway, and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from York to Helsinki. June in Helsinki sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Espoo, Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral


Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Explore Loviisa's surroundings by going to Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla), Hiidenkirnut (in Askola) and Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town, Cathedral of Porvoo, &more). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Söderskärin majakka, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, stop by Riimikko, and take a leisurely stroll along Laivasilta.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Loviisa attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Loviisa takes 1.5 hours. June in Loviisa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porvoo, Valkmusa National Park, Hiidenkirnut
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Hiidenkirnut ©
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park