16 days in Finland Itinerary

16 days in Finland Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 7 nights
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Espoo
— 2 nights
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Hameenlinna
— 2 nights
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Porvoo
— 3 nights

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Helsinki

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Dubai to Helsinki, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in August, things will get cooler in Helsinki: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Espoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Espoo is known for nature, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park, explore the world behind art at EMMA - Espoo Museum of Modern Art, get curious at Heureka, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exhibition Centre WeeGee.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Espoo trip planner.

Espoo is just a short distance from Helsinki. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Espoo

Nature · Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Kaitalampi ©
Kaitalampi
Hvittrask ©
Hvittrask

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Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll around Aulanko, then see the interesting displays at Museo Militaria, then explore the historical opulence of Hame Castle, and finally contemplate the long history of Birthplace of Jean Sibelius. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Evo Hiking Area, then get engrossed in the history at Palander House, and then find something for the whole family at Ahvenisto.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Hameenlinna trip planner.

Drive from Espoo to Hameenlinna in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Hameenlinna, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Theme Parks
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Aulanko ©
Aulanko
Museo Militaria ©
Museo Militaria
Ahvenisto ©
Ahvenisto

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 19th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, then examine the collection at Maritime Centre Vellamo, then visit a coastal fixture at Söderskärin majakka, and finally steep yourself in history at Castle Hill.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Porvoo itinerary planner.

You can drive from Hameenlinna to Porvoo in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. August in Porvoo sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

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Maritime Centre Vellamo ©
Maritime Centre Vellamo
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home

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