34 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

34 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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34 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

Start: Kristiansand
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

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.
Get some historical perspective at Rock Church and Helsinki Cathedral. Step out of the city life by going to Nuuksio National Park and Tapiola Golf. Explore Helsinki's surroundings by going to Espoo (Kaitalampi & Arctic Expedition), Söderskärin majakka (in Porvoo) and Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto, Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre, & more). Pack the 22nd (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and take a stroll through Ullanlinna.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip site .

Kristiansand, Norway to Helsinki is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kristiansand to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Helsinki are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Loviisa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

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

7
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. Cathedral of Porvoo and Castle Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Runeberg Home and Loviisan kirkko. Venture out of the city with trips to Porvoo (Porvoo Swimming Pool, Porvoo Old Town, & more). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Orthodox Church Porvoo, stop by Riimikko, contemplate the long history of Ungern and Rosen Fortresses, and take in the waterfront at Laivasilta.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Loviisa journey maker .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Loviisa takes 1.5 hours. July in Loviisa sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 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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