5 days in Finland Itinerary

5 days in Finland Itinerary

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5 days in Finland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h
1
Vaasa
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: London

1
day
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vaasa tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Vaasa is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Vaasa. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Vaasa are slightly colder (23°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Vaasa

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

3
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.
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Helsinki to Espoo to see Nuuksio National Park about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, look for all kinds of wild species at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park, and wander the streets of Ullanlinna.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Helsinki travel route app .

Fly from Vaasa to Helsinki in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Espoo
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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