5 days in Hameenlinna & Helsinki Itinerary

5 days in Hameenlinna & Helsinki Itinerary

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Hameenlinna
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 2 nights
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Hameenlinna

— 2 nights
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. Escape the urban bustle at Evo Hiking Area and Rapola Ridge. Visit Birthplace of Jean Sibelius and Hame Castle for their historical value. Explore Hameenlinna's surroundings by going to Motorcycle Museum of Finland (in Lahti), Vaaksy Canal (in Asikkala) and Kiikunlahde (in Hollola). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Parola Armour Museum, stroll around Aulanko, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hameenlinna Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Hameenlinna trip itinerary builder tool.

Tallinn, Estonia to Hameenlinna is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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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.
Stora Herro Island has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Stora Herro Island, take in the spiritual surroundings of Temppeliaukio Church, brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki attractions planner.

Getting from Hameenlinna to Helsinki by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

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