16 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

16 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

13
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.
You'll explore and learn at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Heureka. Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Espoo (Arctic Expedition & Kaitalampi), Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula) (in Tuusula) and Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa). Pack the 21st (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get interesting insight from Adventure Park Zippy, and kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Helsinki planning app.

London, UK to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Helsinki. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula)
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Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

2
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, look for gifts at Riimikko, thendon't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko. On the next day, contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House, view the masterpieces at Nasin Kartanon Galleria, thencontemplate the long history of Castle Hill, and finally walk around Runeberg Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Loviisa trip maker.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Loviisa takes 1.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Porvoo Museum/Holm House ©
Porvoo Museum/Holm House

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