46 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

46 days in Helsinki Region Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 27 nights
2
Espoo
— 2 nights
3
Loviisa
— 14 nights

27
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 in touch with nature at Nature & Wildlife Tours and Haagan Alppiruusupuisto. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and Kansallisgalleria. Venture out of the city with trips to Tuusula (Tuusulanjarvi (Lake Tuusula), Lotta Museum, &more), Jarvenpaa (Ainola - The Home of Aino and Jean Sibelius & Jarvenpaan Taidemuseo) and Vantaa (Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto & VM Karting Center). Pack the 22nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. The adventure continues: expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, catch a live event at Hartwall Arena, examine the collection at Mannerheim Museum, and stroll around Kaivopuisto.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki trip maker tool.

Melbourne, Australia to Helsinki is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET) is minus 8 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Melbourne in April: highs in Helsinki hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Espoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Vantaa, Tuusula, Sipoo, Jarvenpaa, Riihimaki
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Room Escape Games

2
nights
Espoo

Espoo ©
Espoo is the second largest city and municipality in Finland. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, head outdoors with Arctic Expedition, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Espoo Cathedral.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Espoo trip itinerary maker website.

Espoo is very close to Helsinki. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Loviisa.

Things to do in Espoo

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Arctic Expedition ©
Arctic Expedition
Laajalahti Nature Reserve ©
Laajalahti Nature Reserve

14
nights
Loviisa

Loviisa ©
Loviisa is a municipality and town of inhabitants on the southern coast of Finland. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sapokka Water Garden and Santalahti Nature Trail. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Arboretum Mustila and Hiidenvuori. Change things up with these side-trips from Loviisa: Kotka (Linden Esplanade, Palotorninvuori Park, &more), Valkmusa National Park (in Siltakyla) and Porvoo (Porvoo Old Town, The Runeberg Home, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut, steep yourself in history at Ungern and Rosen Fortresses, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko, and don't miss a visit to Stromforsin Ruukki.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Loviisa trip planning site.

You can drive from Espoo to Loviisa in 1.5 hours. May in Loviisa sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Loviisa

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Porvoo, Kotka, Hamina, Salpa Line Museum, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Valkmusa National Park ©
Valkmusa National Park
Hiidenvuori ©
Hiidenvuori

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