7 days in Helsinki & Kemijarvi Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Kemijarvi Itinerary

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7 days in Helsinki & Kemijarvi Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Helsinki
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Kemijarvi
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  11​h 45​min
End: Paris

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo) and Turku Castle (in Turku). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, and admire the striking features of Helsinki Central Railway Station.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary planner.

Paris, France to Helsinki is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Paris to Helsinki, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in February, expect Helsinki to be a bit cooler, temps between 0°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Kemijarvi.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Nuuksio National Park, Turku Castle
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

1
night
Kemijarvi

Kemijarvi
Kemijärvi is a municipality of Finland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): witness the site of a historic battle at Joutsijarven Bunkkerit.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Kemijarvi online journey planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Helsinki to Kemijarvi. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Helsinki in February: high temperatures in Kemijarvi hover around -5°C and lows are around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kemijarvi

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 14 — 15:

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