31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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31 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
1
Loviisa
— 8 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Helsinki
— 22 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
End: Copenhagen

8
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Change things up with these side-trips from Loviisa: Porvoo (Runeberg Park, Porvoo Old Town, & more), Siltakyla (Valkmusa National Park, Kokkovuori (Bonfire Mountain), & more) and Hiidenkirnut (in Askola). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka, contemplate the long history of Ungern and Rosen Fortresses, get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, and take a leisurely stroll along Laivasilta.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Loviisa itinerary planning site .

Copenhagen, Denmark to Loviisa is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Copenhagen to Loviisa is 1 hour. Traveling from Copenhagen in November, things will get slightly colder in Loviisa: highs are around 3°C and lows about -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Helsinki.

Things to do in Loviisa

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Siltakyla, Hiidenkirnut
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Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Kuhakoski Waterfall (in Nurmijarvi), Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Arctic Expedition, & more) and Jarvenpaa (Jarvenpaan moskeija, Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo, & more). And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner .

You can drive from Loviisa to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Loviisa in December, expect nights in Helsinki to be about the same, around -3°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Jarvenpaa, Hyvinkaa, Kuhakoski Waterfall
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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