5 days in Helsinki Region & Vaasa Itinerary

5 days in Helsinki Region & Vaasa Itinerary

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5 days in Helsinki Region & Vaasa Itinerary

Start: Beijing
Fly:  11​h
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Vaasa
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h
End: Beijing

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence and then deepen your knowledge of military history at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Rock Church, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then admire the striking features of Pohjolan toimitalo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Esplanadi Park.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Helsinki sightseeing planner .

Beijing, China to Helsinki is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from Beijing to Helsinki, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Beijing in June, plan for cooler days in Helsinki, with highs around 21°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Vaasa.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukion Church ©
Temppeliaukion Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Vaasa

Vaasa ©
Vaasa is a city on the west coast of Finland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vaasa road trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Vaasa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. June in Vaasa sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vaasa

Parks Nature Wildlife
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Kvarken Archipelago World Heritage Site ©

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