6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Start: Narathiwat
Fly + Drive:  31 h
1
Kotka
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Fly:  30 h
End: Narathiwat

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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. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth, thenvisit Linden Esplanade, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kotka Church, and finally walk around Sapokka Water Garden.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, read Kotka visit planner.

Narathiwat, Thailand to Kotka is an approximately 23.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Narathiwat to Kotka due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Narathiwat in May: high temperatures in Kotka hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth ©
Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth

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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 17th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, make a trip to Senate Square, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate the long history of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, make a trip to Porvoo Old Town, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Helsinki trip planner.

You can drive from Kotka to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Helsinki are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Porvoo Old Town
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Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum

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