3 days in Helsinki, Iisalmi & Oulu Itinerary

3 days in Helsinki, Iisalmi & Oulu Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Jyvaskyla
Drive:  3 h
1
Helsinki
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Iisalmi
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Oulu
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
End: Jyvaskyla

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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.
On the 28th (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and then admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip itinerary maker app.

Jyvaskyla to Helsinki is an approximately 3- hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Jyvaskyla in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 7°C in Helsinki. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Iisalmi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna

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night
Iisalmi

Iisalmi ©
Iisalmi is a town and municipality in the Region of Northern Savonia in Finland.The municipality has a population of and covers an area of of which is water. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): admire the striking features of Iisalmi market hall and then learn about all things military at Rukajarvi-keskus.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Iisalmi planning site.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Iisalmi with the Route module. In May, daytime highs in Iisalmi are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 29th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Oulu.

Things to do in Iisalmi

Museums
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Rukajarvi-keskus ©
Rukajarvi-keskus

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Oulu

Oulu ©
Oulu is a city and municipality of inhabitants in the region of Northern Ostrobothnia, Finland. On the 30th (Sat), explore the activities along Koitelinkoski, then walk around Hupisaaret Park, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Trinity Orthodox Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Oulu itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Iisalmi to Oulu takes 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Oulu can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in Oulu

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Koitelinkoski
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Koitelinkoski ©
Koitelinkoski
Hupisaaret Park ©
Hupisaaret Park

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