31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly + Drive:  18​h
1
Loviisa
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Helsinki
— 22 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Toronto

7
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Loviisa: Porvoo (Fredrika Runebergs Park, Cathedral of Porvoo, & more). There's lots more to do: stop by Riimikko, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, take in the waterfront at Laivasilta, and go for a walk through The Devil's Stairs.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Loviisa attractions planner .

Toronto, Canada to Loviisa is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Toronto in April, with highs in Loviisa at 8°C and lows at -1°C. You will leave for Helsinki on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Loviisa

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Porvoo Museum/Holm House ©
Porvoo Museum/Holm House
Porvoo Old Town ©
Porvoo Old Town
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home

22
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: Tuusula (Halosenniemi Museum, Tuusula Church, & more), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Arctic Expedition, & more) and Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto & Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre). Pack the 6th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki route app .

Getting from Loviisa to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Tuusula, Söderskärin majakka
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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