15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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15 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Explore hidden gems such as Katajanokka and Laajalahti Nature Reserve. Venture out of the city with trips to Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo), Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Tuusula (Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) & Tuusula Church). Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, tee off at Tapiola Golf, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki tour planner .

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 2 hours. In June in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Tuusula
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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. Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral of Porvoo and The Runeberg Home. Do some cultural sightseeing at Loviisan kirkko and Orthodox Church Porvoo. Explore Loviisa's surroundings by going to Porvoo (Fredrika Runebergs Park, Nasin Kartanon Galleria, & more). Next up on the itinerary: revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, take a leisurely stroll along Laivasilta, and stop by Riimikko.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Loviisa route app .

Getting from Helsinki to Loviisa by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough 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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