3 days in Helsinki & Vaasa Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki & Vaasa Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 1 night
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Vaasa
— 1 night
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Helsinki

— 1 night

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.
On the 3rd (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, then learn about all things military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki travel planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Helsinki is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Helsinki is 1 hour. Traveling from Budapest in January, expect Helsinki to be a bit cooler, temps between -3°C and -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Vaasa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums
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Vaasa

— 1 night
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. On the 4th (Tue), step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vaasa trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Helsinki to Vaasa in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Vaasa are -3°C, while nighttime lows are -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

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