15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  6 h
1
Helsinki
— 11 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Loviisa
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8 h 15 min
End: London

11
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Mannerheim Museum. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Tuusula (Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) & Tuusula Church) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, pause for some serene contemplation at Kallio Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, and contemplate the long history of The Aalto House.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Helsinki road trip site.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in June, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Tuusula, Vantaa
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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Mannerheim Museum ©
Mannerheim Museum

3
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral of Porvoo and Loviisan kirkko. Visit The Runeberg Home and Castle Hill for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Loviisa side-trips: Porvoo (Nasin Kartanon Galleria, Porvoo Old Town, &more). And it doesn't end there: revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, stop by Riimikko, and take a leisurely stroll along Laivasilta.

To find maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Loviisa travel website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. In June in Loviisa, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Loviisan kirkko ©
Loviisan kirkko
Orthodox Church Porvoo ©
Orthodox Church Porvoo

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