7 days in Helsinki & Hameenlinna Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Hameenlinna Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
2
Hameenlinna
— 3 nights
3
Helsinki
— 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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, Castle Hill, The Runeberg Home, and other attractions you added. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, thencontemplate the long history of Castle Hill, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Helsinki trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Helsinki is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Helsinki is 1 hour. August in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hameenlinna.

Things to do in Helsinki

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Porvoo, Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo

3
nights
Hameenlinna

Hameenlinna ©
Hämeenlinna is a city and municipality of about inhabitants in the heart of the historical province of Häme in the south of Finland. You've added Evo Hiking Area, Hatanpaa Arboretum, The Parola Armour Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Evo Hiking Area and then pause for some serene contemplation at Hauhon kirkko. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Alexander Nevsky and St. Nicholas, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tampereen Tuomiokirkko, thenget engrossed in the history at Visavuori, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Hatanpaa Arboretum.

For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Hameenlinna online itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Hameenlinna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. August in Hameenlinna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Helsinki.

Things to do in Hameenlinna

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Tampere, Visavuori, Torronsuo National Park, The Parola Armour Museum
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Hatanpaa Arboretum ©
Hatanpaa Arboretum
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko ©
Tampereen Tuomiokirkko
Torronsuo National Park ©
Torronsuo National Park

1
night
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stroll the grounds of Hietaniemi Cemetery and then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral.

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Drive from Hameenlinna to Helsinki in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites
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Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Hietaniemi Cemetery ©
Hietaniemi Cemetery

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