7 days in Finland Itinerary

7 days in Finland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: New Delhi
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Helsinki
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
2
Kotka
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: New Delhi

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.
Pack the 7th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, browse the eclectic array of goods at Market Square Kauppatori, browse the exhibits of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

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

New Delhi, India to Helsinki is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to Helsinki, you'll gain 3.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in August, with highs in Helsinki at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Kotka.

Things to do in Helsinki

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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 8th (Thu): hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, stroll around Riverside Park, and then see the interesting displays at Maritime Centre Vellamo. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Sibelius Park, let the kids burn off some steam at Katariina Seaside Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Sapokka Water Garden, then take a stroll through Linden Esplanade, and finally head off the coast to Varissaari - Fort Elisabeth.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Kotka trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Helsinki to Kotka by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kotka

Parks Museums Trails
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Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Santalahti Nature Trail ©
Santalahti Nature Trail
Riverside Park ©
Riverside Park

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