17 days in Helsinki & Tuusula Itinerary

17 days in Helsinki & Tuusula Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— 14 nights
Drive:  45 min
2
Tuusula
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
End: Helsinki

14
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Espoo (Nuuksio National Park & Arctic Expedition), Ekenas Archipelago National Park (in Raseborg) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, explore the galleries of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and don't miss a visit to Senate Square.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip tool.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Tuusula.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, King's Road, Ekenas Archipelago National Park, Teijo National Park, Vantaa Art Museum
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

2
nights
Tuusula

Tuusula ©
Tuusula is a municipality of Finland. On the 27th (Tue), explore the different monuments and memorials at Tuusula Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius, admire the masterpieces at Halosenniemi Museum, then examine the collection at Lotta Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Jarvenpaan kirkko.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Tuusula trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Tuusula takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Tuusula

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Jarvenpaa, Kuhakoski Waterfall
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Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius ©
Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius
Halosenniemi Museum ©
Halosenniemi Museum
Lotta Museum ©
Lotta Museum

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