16 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

16 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 10 nights
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Loviisa
— 5 nights
Drive to Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Fly to Barcelona International Airport

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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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Porvoo (Pieni Suklaatehdas, Porvoo Old Town, &more), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition) and Laune Central Park (in Lahti). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Temppeliaukio Church, get in on the family fun at Linnanmaki Amusement Park, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, and browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Barcelona, Spain to Helsinki is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Barcelona to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in August: high temperatures in Helsinki hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Nature

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5
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Loviisa

Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Loviisa: Kotka (Maritime Centre Vellamo, Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, &more), Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Hiidenkirnut (in Askola). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael Church.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Loviisa trip planner.

Drive from Helsinki to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Loviisa can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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