5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + Drive:  16 h 30 min
1
Kotka
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru

1
day
Kotka

Kotka ©
Kotka is a city and municipality of Finland.Kotka is located on the coast of the Gulf of Finland at the mouth of Kymi River and it is part of the Kymenlaakso region in southern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): stroll through Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, kick back and relax at Beach Mansikkalahti, thentake a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Lehman.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kotka journey website.

Bengaluru, India to Kotka is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -3.5 hour difference. In May, Kotka is cooler than Bengaluru - with highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Lehman ©
Lehman
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): visit Katajanokka, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, thenwander the streets of Ullanlinna, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Nuuksio National Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kotka to Helsinki takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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