4 days in Helsinki & Luosto Itinerary

4 days in Helsinki & Luosto Itinerary

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Fly
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Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly
2
Luosto
— 1 night
Drive to Rovaniemi Airport, Fly to Dubai

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Helsinki

— 2 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dubai to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in December; daily highs in Helsinki reach 3°C and lows reach -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to fly to Luosto.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums
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Luosto

— 1 night
Nestled among vast forests and fells, Luosto represents a small idyllic resort village set on the edge of Pyha-Luosto National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): discover the riches below the earth's surface at Amethyst Mine Lapland.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Luosto road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Luosto takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Helsinki in December, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Luosto: temperatures range from -8°C by day to -17°C at night. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.
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