26 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

26 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Lagos
Fly + Drive:  17 h 30 min
1
Loviisa
— 13 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Helsinki
— 10 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Lagos

13
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Loviisa is known for historic sites, spas, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Loviisa Maritime Museum, don't miss a visit to Svartholm Fortress, steep yourself in history at Ungern and Rosen Fortresses, and take in the waterfront at Laivasilta.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Loviisa online route planner.

Lagos, Nigeria to Loviisa is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from West Africa Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Lagos in November: high temperatures in Loviisa hover around 3°C and lows are around -1°C. On the 10th (Mon), you'll travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Museums Historic Sites
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Loviisa Maritime Museum ©
Loviisa Maritime Museum
Svartholm Fortress ©
Svartholm Fortress
Ungern and Rosen Fortresses ©
Ungern and Rosen Fortresses

10
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 get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Do your shopping at Old Market Hall and Kamppi Shopping Centre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Porvoo (Taidetehdas - Culture and Congress Center & Porvoo Old Town). Pack the 16th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, and get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel route planner.

You can drive from Loviisa to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Loviisa in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Helsinki: temperatures range from 3°C by day to -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Porvoo, Flamingo Entertainment Center
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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