5 days in Helsinki, Mikkeli & Rantasalmi Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki, Mikkeli & Rantasalmi Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
2
Mikkeli
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Rantasalmi
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
End: Helsinki

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Helsinki. In August, daytime highs in Helsinki are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Mikkeli.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Mikkeli

Mikkeli ©
Mikkeli is a town and municipality in Finland. On the 29th (Thu), learn about all things military at Communications Centre Lokki, get outside with Anjan Puisto, then see the interesting displays at Infantry Museum, and finally take a stroll around Konsertti-ja Kongressitalo Mikaeli.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Mikkeli road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Mikkeli takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rantasalmi.

Things to do in Mikkeli

Outdoors Museums Shopping
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Anjan Puisto ©
Anjan Puisto
Communications Centre Lokki
Communications Centre Lokki
Infantry Museum ©
Infantry Museum

1
night
Rantasalmi

Rantasalmi ©
Rantasalmi is a municipality of Finland.It is located in the province of Eastern Finland and is part of the Southern Savonia region. Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): explore the striking landscape of Linnansaari National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rantasalmi attractions planner.

You can drive from Mikkeli to Rantasalmi in 1.5 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Rantasalmi can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rantasalmi

Parks Nature
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Linnansaari National Park ©
Linnansaari National Park

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