6 days in Finland Itinerary

6 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Koli National Park
— 2 nights
3
Kouvola
— 1 night

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: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, admire the landmark architecture of Helsinki Central Railway Station, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Helsinki driving holiday planner.

Riga, Latvia to Helsinki is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Koli National Park.

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
Koli National Park

Koli National Park ©
Although many Koli National Park tours revolve around the majestic natural landscape, there are still plenty of things to see and do for those pursuing culture and heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, enjoy breathtaking views from Rasavaara Observation tower, stroll through Ukko-Koli Hill, then trek along Akka-Koli Hill, and finally trek along Paha-Koli Hill. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen, hike along Kasken Kierros Nature Trail, and then trek along Makravaara Hill.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Koli National Park trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Helsinki to Koli National Park with the Route module. In August, daytime highs in Koli National Park are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Kouvola.

Things to do in Koli National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Pielinen ©
Pielinen

1
night
Kouvola

Kouvola ©
Kouvola is a town and municipality in southeastern Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Repovesi National Park.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Kouvola road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Koli National Park to Kouvola takes 5 hours. August in Kouvola sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kouvola

Parks · Nature
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Repovesi National Park ©
Repovesi National Park

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