6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
2
Kotka
— 2 nights

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.
Helsinki is known for historic sites, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and get to know the fascinating history of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay and tourist information, read Helsinki online day trip planner.

Tallinn, Estonia to Helsinki is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

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

2
nights
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. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): examine the collection at Salpa Line Museum, then have fun at Katariina Seaside Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Riverside Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Palotorninvuori Park, stroll around Sibelius Park, then admire the natural beauty at Sapokka Water Garden, and finally admire the striking features of Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Kotka attractions planner.

You can drive from Helsinki to Kotka in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In July in Kotka, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Salpa Line Museum
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Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth
Salpa Line Museum ©
Salpa Line Museum
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

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