34 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

34 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kristiansand, Norway
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Helsinki
— 25 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Loviisa
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: Kristiansand, Norway

25
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.
Visit Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Katajanokka and Helsinki Cathedral. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Espoo (Nuuksio National Park, Kaitalampi, &more), Söderskärin majakka (in Porvoo) and Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Heureka, &more). Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park, head outdoors with Haagan Alppiruusupuisto, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hietaranta Beach, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki travel route builder site.

Kristiansand, Norway to Helsinki is an approximately 12- hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

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

7
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Popular historic sites such as The Runeberg Home and Loviisan kirkko are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castle Hill and Porvoo Museum/Holm House. Get out of town with these interesting Loviisa side-trips: Porvoo (Porvoo Swimming Pool, Cathedral of Porvoo, &more). There's lots more to do: get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, make a trip to Svartholm Fortress, and examine the collection at Loviisa Maritime Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Loviisa day trip planning site.

You can drive from Helsinki to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. In July in Loviisa, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. You will leave for home on the 21st (Sun).

Things to do in Loviisa

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Porvoo
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Porvoo Museum/Holm House ©
Porvoo Museum/Holm House
The Runeberg Home ©
The Runeberg Home
Castle Hill ©
Castle Hill

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