6 days in Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

6 days in Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

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6 days in Kuopio & Helsinki Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Kuopio
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Helsinki
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: London

1
day
Kuopio

Kuopio is a city and a municipality located in the region of Northern Savonia, Finland. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, pause for some serene contemplation at Lutheran Cathedral, then hike along Saaristokatu, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Puijo Tower.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Kuopio trip itinerary maker app .

London, UK to Kuopio is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Kuopio due to the time zone difference. When traveling from London in August, plan for slightly colder days in Kuopio, with highs around 22°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Kuopio

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails
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Room Escape Games
Lutheran Cathedral ©
Lutheran Cathedral
Puijo Tower ©
Puijo Tower

4
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.
Natura Viva has been added to your itinerary. Visit Rock Church and Fortress of Suomenlinna for their historical value. You'll get in some beach time at Aurinkolahti Beach and Hietaranta Beach. Take a break from Helsinki with a short trip to Nuuksio National Park in Espoo, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, stop by Marimekko, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Korkeasaari Zoo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Kuopio to Helsinki takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

Side Trip

Nuuksio National Park
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Aurinkolahti Beach ©
Aurinkolahti Beach
Rock Church ©
Rock Church
Fortress of Suomenlinna ©
Fortress of Suomenlinna

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