6 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

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6 days in Helsinki & Lakeland Itinerary

Start: Yekaterinburg
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Joensuu
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h
End: Yekaterinburg

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Helsinki Cathedral and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali). Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukion Church, take a stroll through Katajanokka, and brush up on your military savvy at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip app .

Yekaterinburg, Russia to Helsinki is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Yekaterinburg to Helsinki, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Joensuu.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Joensuu

Joensuu ©
Joensuu is a city and municipality in North Karelia in the province of Eastern Finland. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Pielinen and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paha-Koli Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Uhrihalkeama, then explore the striking landscape of Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail, and then hike along Akka-Koli Hill.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Joensuu. In July, daytime highs in Joensuu are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Joensuu

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Koli National Park
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Paha-Koli Hill ©
Paha-Koli Hill
Akka-Koli Hill ©
Akka-Koli Hill
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail ©
Kolinuuron kierros Nature Trail

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